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Windows 7: Search won't work in 'computer' (my computer)

09 Jun 2015   #11

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by 300s View Post
Firstly hi to everyone here on the forums.

My problem is when I go into computer (my computer) the search in the top right isn't working from within this window!

However if I click to go into an individual drive the search will then work from within there on the individual drive.
Its strange.

At first it told me the index had been switched off, so I turned it back on even rebuilt the index. & its still the same except it doesn't tell me about the index when I try to search anymore.

It will still search within the individual drives but not from within the computer window.

Apart from this the installation works fine. I even run a scan with Kaspersky & Spybot S&D to make sure of any nasties causing it.
& run a CHkdisk this morning.
I would rather not have to perform a system restore or new installation if I can help it. It took me ages to install all my apps & don't fancy doing it again.

Any help would be appriciated if any one has any ideas
I have the same situation, but only when I assign a drive letter to a virtual drive using Power Iso or similar program. I simply set the number of drives to none while not needed a virtual drive.

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