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#1 dee8888

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 07:35 AM

My wife's windows 7 machine seams to have missing files.

The trouble shooter reports that:

1. "Windows Search" is not running"

2. It cannot start it.

3. There are missing files.

 

Because of this, I tried to run fcc.exe. I does not run either.

 

 

By the way, her C: is a Samsung 840 SSD 250 Bb

 

Can someone help?

 



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#2 jkostar

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Posted 12 July 2013 - 08:52 AM

are you trying to run the command sfc /scannow? you can try running that, or could also try a system restore to when the pc was working correctally.


 

 

 


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Posted 13 July 2013 - 06:09 AM

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 04:52 PM

do the following,

 

Start>Run>Services.msc

look for a service called windows search see if the service has started if not start the service and see if that solves the problem.

 

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Posted 13 July 2013 - 05:39 PM

You'll probably have to run your fix from a bootable Windows repair disk... I bet. System Restore is disabled too.?  try "Last Known Good" from the boot menu, if it will work.






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