Windows 10: Windows 10, search bar no longer works. Solved

  1.    23 Jul 2016 #1

    Windows 10, search bar no longer works.


    I have been running avast antivirus software.

    I was going to unload avast and discovered a 'repair' option so I tried it. Rebooted the machine and TADA. I now have my search bar working again.

    Hope this works for you.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 11,231
    W10Prox64
       24 Jul 2016 #2

    xboeing said: View Post
    I have been running avast antivirus software.

    I was going to unload avast and discovered a 'repair' option so I tried it. Rebooted the machine and TADA. I now have my search bar working again.

    Hope this works for you.
    Hi xboeing and welcome to Tenforums.

    Thanks for posting your problem and solution. Please mark the thread as solved, so people know you have a possible solution here for this problem. Thanks
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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