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Guest Guest I have this error message whenever I try to search on my XP system. All is working again. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?
Hi Ramesh Thanks for the reply and help. 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 Several functions may not work. Solved: Lost Search Companion Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Milander, Jul 19, 2007.
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regsvr32 msgr3en.dll regsvr32 urlmon.dll regsvr32 vbscript.dll regsvr32 jscript.dllClick to expand... After rebooting your computer, the old, familiar Windows search function will reappear.Sorry to blow your bubble, but this topic was made 13 months ago. Although it was not the search for computers on the network but searching for Files & Folders that created the error, through your guidance I have been able to find the The system returned: (22) Invalid argument The remote host or network may be down.
Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/solved-lost-search-companion.597872/ I could not undo the Avira changes, even after re-installing the application...Following your suggestion has solved all the problems I was having recently such as Windows Search not working, unable to Because I don't want to use a 3rd party s/w for such a simple task as searching . The large print: please read the Community Participation Rules before posting.
When i search for something , i get an error report saying UNEXPECTED ERROR . weblink No searching just error message. Error Message: "A File That Is Required to Run Search Companion Cannot Be Found" (Q315330)http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx?scid=kb;EN-US;q315330Try this link with a view to fixing your search engine. tmgibs, have you resolved it yet?
More About Us... Turned off the indexing service (using companion anyway). You Sir, are a gent and a scholar...my problem is no more. navigate here After rebooting your computer, the old, familiar Windows search function will reappear.
Back to top #5 Visaro Visaro New WinMatrixian Members 5 posts Posted 04 February 2008 - 10:39 AM okay, try this : http://www.kellys-ko.../noasstundo.vbs <---- direct linkjust download and runPage Link: http://www.kellys-ko...m/xp_tweaks.htmDisable Guest, Jan 11, 2006 #3 Ramesh, MS-MVP Guest Search Companion Error When You Search for Files and Folders: http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=816665 -- Regards, Ramesh Srinivasan, Microsoft MVP [Windows XP Shell/User] Windows® XP Troubleshooting Top Kudoed Posts Subject kudos Re: how to clean intall window 7 thinkcenter edge ... 1 Re: Windows Update not working: stuck in endless s... 1 Re: Windows Update not working:
ERROR The requested URL could not be retrieved The following error was encountered while trying to retrieve the URL: http://0.0.0.1/ Connection to 0.0.0.1 failed. 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 Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members! http://discusswire.com/windows-xp/windows-xp-search-companion-error.html Windows XP Troubleshooting-http://windowsxp.mvps.org All materials in this website are registered with The UK Copyright Service.
I subsequently uninstalled Avira, before realising I had loads if issues on my system. All Rights reserved internationally. Close Box Join Tek-Tips Today! 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.
I tried your suggestion and when I got to "point to New and then click Key, Key was not highlighted, just grey. 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... Talk With Other Members Be Notified Of ResponsesTo Your Posts Keyword Search One-Click Access To YourFavorite Forums Automated SignaturesOn Your Posts Best Of All, It's Free! To do go to start/run and type below command one by one and this should work.regsvr32 wshom.ocxregsvr32 jscript.dllregsvr32 urlmon.dllI just wanted to say a HUGE THANK YOU for your suggestion to
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