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Windows 7: Search Box After Sleep?

17 Feb 2010   #1
scnrfrq

Windows 7 64-bit
 
 
Search Box After Sleep?

Every time my Win 7 PC wakes up from sleep, there is an empty Search Box on my desktop. How do I stop this from appearing each time?


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17 Feb 2010   #2
Dom

Windows Seven Ultimate
 
 

Have you got Sidebar enabled? It could be one of the gadgets wanting you to search for something.
Could you give us a screen shot of it anyway? It would be easier to identify what's going on.
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17 Feb 2010   #3
scnrfrq

Windows 7 64-bit
 
 

I don't have sidebar enabled. Here's a screenshot.


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17 Feb 2010   #4
scnrfrq

Windows 7 64-bit
 
 

I think I soved it. I deleted all 3 saved searches from my Users folder. So far the box no longer comes up.
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17 Feb 2010   #5
Frostmourne

Windows 7 Ultimate x86-64
 
 

Nothing was pressing F3 was it?
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18 Feb 2010   #6
scnrfrq

Windows 7 64-bit
 
 

The Search box is back today after awaking from sleep. Nothing is pressing on F3, but that does toggle the same box on and off. I noticed that even though I deleted any saved searches from my Users Searches folder, after awaking there is a Saved Search of Indexed Locations that appears in the Search folder. Even if I delete that, it is re-created on the next awakening. I have gone into Indexing options in the Control Panel and deleted all indexing too. What can I do now to fix this?
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