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Error Message: "A File That Is Required to Run Search Companion Cannot
Bert Kinney MS-MVP Shell/User
> When I try to use the search function, it tells me that a
> file is missing, and I may have to run set up. I have run
> set up several times, and nothing changes.
> How can I fix this?