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    Windows Search Engine is currently disabled

    I keep getting this message, but it is active in the Options / Add-ins, and the Windows Search in the Control panel / Programs I selected.

    How do I fix this?

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    Chuck Billow
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    Check your Windows services to make sure the Windows Search service and the services it depends on are running. Check the event logs for errors relating to search.

    Joe

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    Joe;

    It appears that it was the Windows Search service that was disabled, although I dunno why it was.

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    You didn't follow any of the Windows Services disable performance tweaks by any chance?

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    Jerry, not that I know of, but then, I have been known to catch myself coming and going at the same time!

    Chuck
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