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Windows 7: Windows 7 Search Function Completely Gone

03 Apr 2011   #21
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit

I got you Mike.

It just isn't turning on or being recognized so it can be turned on.
I'm good at digging thru the tutorials but can't find a fix either.

I asked Brink to take a look if and when he gets on line today.
He may have some further insights.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
03 Apr 2011   #22

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient


Try running System File Checker in an elevated command prompt (option two):

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

If that doesn't get the missing feature back, try a Repair Install to preserve user accounts, data, programs, and system drivers.

Repair Install
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