hi every time i open my search in the start menu it will search for the problem but wont close wont close i then open the task manager to end the programme all the items on my desktop go away and dont come back until i restart my pc it only happens with this programme my pc is a laptop windows xp home edition toshiba satellite hope someone can help me thank you diarmuid
hi VoG done as you said typed it in to the run task bar it came up and say,s "windows can not find sfc/scannow make sure you typed the name correctly and then try again to search for a file click start button and then click search"well as you know if i try to do that thats when my problem with the search and task manager thanks for your prompt response any other ways?
sorry bout that well done it with the space this time and the verifing windows scan came up and ran its scan after it was finished it went away with no follow up box so it done what it had to do, i clicked on search and same thing happened is there any other things i can try?will try anything rather than reload my pc i have tons of stuff on it that i just cant replace any suggestions are greatly appreciated thanks for your time VoG
many thanks for your patience and very useful links done what the link suggested i put in my toshiba recovery disc and it will only let me reformat the whole hard drive and says i will lose everything that is in my pc have you any other suggestions? i,l try anything rather than lose my work thanks again for your time VoG