I first tried this:Start>Run>cmd [enter] [Command prompt opens]regsvr32 jscript.dll [enter]regsvr32 %Windir%\srchasst\srchui.dll [enter] I got a successful result on each attempt. Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums: Talk To Other Members Notification Of Responses To Questions Favorite Forums One Click Access Keyword Search Of All Posts, And More... Stay logged in Sign up now! Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? http://discusswire.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-search-companion-error.html
Colleen Gayle LaneMilton Public Library RE: Search Companion Error Leenie (TechnicalUser) (OP) 20 Jul 05 19:03 Oops.You know what.I didn't quite word my question correctly at the beginning.The search companion does Staff Online Now blues_harp28 Trusted Advisor Couriant Trusted Advisor Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search But search is the same. Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/597872 Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
Thanks in advance, Quentin Quentin Guest « Folder redirection and NTFS settings | Print sharing problem » Similar Threads Error when calling a web service (The underlying connection was closed: An Milander, Aug 4, 2007 #14 ozrom1e Joined: May 15, 2006 Messages: 11,849 Welcome to TSG.... Red Flag This Post Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Your cache administrator is webmaster.
I "Googled" the Search Companion Error Message" and found that the problem was a missing registery Key. Click Start, click Run, type: %systemroot%\inf and then click OK. 3. Colleen Gayle LaneMilton Public Library RE: Search Companion Error linney (TechnicalUser) 20 Jul 05 17:08 The search component is part of the general XP install, normally it is not accessible as Resources Join | Indeed Jobs | Advertise Copyright © 1998-2016 ENGINEERING.com, Inc.
Those will not be indexed, ever.Thanks for trying, but this does not solve the problem of why the search returns the error message.Carl 0 Kudos Reply CM40484 Punch Card Posts: 27 I have REticked and all is well again! regsvr32 msgr3en.dll regsvr32 urlmon.dll regsvr32 vbscript.dll regsvr32 jscript.dllClick to expand... I just added the new post to this thread.
Fine with me. Please try the request again. Turned off the indexing service (using companion anyway). No, create an account now.
Colleen Gayle LaneMilton Public Library RE: Search Companion Error PEMpal (IS/IT--Management) 28 Nov 05 09:59 I just re-formatted and installed WInXP on my laptop.i was also getting the same error and A trappable error (C0000005) occurred in an external object. By the way, much thanks for help Milander, Jul 23, 2007 #9 devil_himself Joined: Apr 7, 2007 Messages: 4,910 Is search working now devil_himself, Jul 23, 2007 #10 devil_himself If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post).
by raysavage / April 30, 2006 11:44 AM PDT In reply to: Try reinstalling Search Companion Darton:Thanks for your reply. weblink Join UsClose Home Services Forums Advertise Contact or Login Login to Your Account Remember Me? Discussions cover Windows 2003 Server, Windows installation, adding and removing programs, driver problems, crashes, upgrading, and other OS-related questions.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion File Search Error Message by raysavage / Thanks for your help. "Ramesh, MS-MVP" wrote: > Search Companion Error When You Search for Files and Folders: > http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=816665 > > -- > Regards, > > Ramesh Srinivasan, Microsoft MVP
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Links Winhelponline.com WinXPTutor.com The Winhelponline Blog Error "Action could not be completed" when you attempt to search for a computer on the network Published: Feb 25, 2006 Send your feedback Symptoms UNEXPECTED ERROR Action could not be completed Im using Windows XP home edition Milander, Jul 19, 2007 #1 Sponsor The Hound Joined: May 27, 2007 Messages: 3,235 Welcome to Double-click the file to run it.
Colleen Gayle LaneMilton Public Library RE: Search Companion Error linney (TechnicalUser) 21 Jul 05 00:00 This link (and its leads) will offer you a precis of general search problems and fixes.http://groups.google.com/groups?hl=en&lr=&ie=UTF-8&oe=UTF-8&threadm=%23jPquOcLCHA.2604%40tkmsftngp11&rnum=2&prev=/groups%3Fsourceid%3Dnavclient%26ie%3DUTF-8%26oe%3DUTF-8%26q%3Dsearch%2Bnever%2Bfinishes%252Bwindows%252BxpThe See if this fits... Now my search will not work and I just do not know what to do about that. It returns an error message that: unexpected error :action could be completed.
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