Search Option Not Working Tags: Support Start Menu Microsoft Windows XP Last response: December 30, 2009 10:14 AM in Windows XP Share Anonymous May 18, 2005 5:46:18 AM Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?) When I click on the start menu, then search the window comes up and only shows the blue part with the dog. There is no way to type in what I want to search for. Can this promble be fixed? -- Dan_872 More about : search option working AM999 December 30, 2009 10:14:54 AM -> In the Run windows type c:\windows\inf press enter this will open the inf folder -> Right click on the srchasst.inf file and select install option -> Load the XP CD in the CD ROM when asked and press OK or if you have dump of XP on your system then give the path example d:\windows\i386 and press enter -> It will automatically install the missing file for your search option and your search option start workingSTART — > RUN —> regsvr32 wshom.ocx regsvr32 jscript.dll regsvr32 urlmon.dll Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Search option in xp not working Forum Why is my search option not working? I have the file called srchasst.inf but i t Forum My search option under my start menu will not work. Forum Adobe Indesign Help "search option" Forum Can't open files when I use the Search option Forum Charms and windows button not working or use windows search, BSOD's, cannot reinstall graphics card Forum No forum Advanced Search option? Forum No advanced search option in KB Forum please help re SEARCH option Forum open search explore option Forum Service Pack 2: Missing search option Forum Search Option Forum Windows Search/Indexing not working for new files on encrypted drive Forum I need a working recovery option Forum SolvedInternet is working only after changing speed and duplex option Forum RAT 7 quits working prperly after removal of search.conduit! Forum Search function of start menu is not working!!! Forum in my laptop for adjusting brightness function keys are not working, and in power option scree brightness adjustment scroll ba Forum SolvedI want to upgrade the SSD in my Chromebook and I know the 128 GB SSD option works, but would the 256 GB work as well? Forum SolvedAMD & NVIDIA graphic cards to work together, an option?! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !