XP search facility not working.

  gsand 21:40 26 Jul 2003

When I go to the START menu (Windows XP) and click SEARCH nothing happens. It used to work but now doesn't. I installed the xp service pack 1 a month or two ago but don't know whether this had anything to do with the problem as I've only just discovered it. Any suggestions as to how I might fix it ?

  Cesar 09:09 27 Jul 2003

Insert your system disc, if it's auto run click cancel, go to start run and type the following
sfc /scannow, this will check your system files and if any are damaged repair them, whilst you are running this you might get a notice to insert the disc for SP1, if you haven't got the disc click on cancel, I have downloaded SP1 and it doesn't interfere with search.

  gsand 11:37 27 Jul 2003

Thanks for suggestion - tried this and still not working.

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