1.    16 Sep 2015 #1
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    Start Menu search not working after reinstall


    I performed a reinstall of Windows 10 build 10532.
    Since then, Start menu search shows no results.
    Attached a pic, showing DC++ pinned to start, but still not showing during search.

    Please help
    This is really frustrating
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  2.    16 Sep 2015 #2

    I had the same problem after doing a reinstall of Win10 late last night. I thought I'd broken something. But thankfully, about 2pm today, the search function suddenly started working as expected. Perhaps it takes time for the search indexing function to "rebuild", or something.
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  3.    17 Sep 2015 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Spring Valley
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    Windows 10 Pro/Windows 7 Ultimate

    Try starting Cortana, that might help.
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  4.    17 Sep 2015 #4
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    windows 10

    Run the command: sfc /scannow in an elevated command prompt, to run the System File Checker.
    Restart after the scan is over and see if it helped.
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  5.    17 Sep 2015 #5
    Join Date : Jul 2015
    Poole Dorset UK
    Posts : 2,562
    Windows 10 x64 Home Version(1709) Build16299.98

    Quote Originally Posted by XweAponX View Post
    Try starting Cortana, that might help.
    Have the above activated and not turned off and it will work
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  6.    17 Sep 2015 #6
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    Quote Originally Posted by hTconeM9user View Post
    Have the above activated and not turned off and it will work
    tried that, it only add the option of searching the web
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  7.    17 Sep 2015 #7
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    Quote Originally Posted by XweAponX View Post
    Try starting Cortana, that might help.
    nope, it only adds the option of searching the web
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