As always, if you have comments or information to share about this topic, please take a moment to participate in the discussion thread below. Removing unwanted software can free up hard disk space. Like many others, or so it looks, none of the options above works. Open Task Manager by pressing Ctrl+Shift+Esc 2. That should fix the problem. Will be thankful for further clarification! After bootup the apps should work. Go to your Control Panel.
If nothing works, then you might want to consider using an for Windows. However, if I add a folder to my Homegroup, search seems to work. So I had to try to rebuild the resume costing me extra wasted time. To remove a tile, right-click the tile and choose Unpin from Start. Why is this doing this? Open Task Manager by pressing Ctrl+Shift+Esc 2. Restart the Windows Explorer process 1.
System File Checker Tool 1. Hi, Please follow these step. Why is this doing this? However, these filters work a bit differently that the others in that they require you to add information to the filter. I have looked at the suggestions that have been posted and nothing I find that is relative to this works. But now I've restored to the last restore point, all the apps are fine. You could pin all your favorite apps there, and avoid the Start screen altogether 90 percent of the time.
At Save as type, you select All Files. You're done, now the issue is fixed Source:. If so, what's your favorite feature? The problems with Microsoft 8. I've refreshed my Windows 8, didn't fix it. Enter a search term in the search box.
All you have to do is click Save search, and save the search in the Search Connector folder Figure L. Click on Additional info located underneath Fresh start. When you do that, the default location shown when File Explorer opens is the Libraries list, showing the four default library locations. To change the icon and text size without changing the resolution, right-click the desktop and choose Screen Resolution. Once the Windows Search index has been rebuilt, try searching for your files again. Now, as you can see in my example, the choices on the menu include such things as my Homegroup, Microsoft OneNote, and the Internet, which will of course direct the search to Bing.
Right click on it and run as administrator. Hit the Windows key + X and then select Control Panel or you can easily just search for Control Panel using Windows 8 Search. I have some workstations that I've upgraded to windows 8. As soon as you begin typing letters in the box, File Explorer immediately begins sifting through the search index for that text in folder names, file names, the contents of files, and file properties. It really did a lot of good. If not, check it turn it on.
If yes, I would suggest you to unhide the drive and check if it helps. Note: Depending on your settings, you might need to enter your administrator password first and then click Yes. Figure A The Search tab is populated with a host of filters and additional search features. The folders I'm searching are indexed. Figure F Using the calendar, you can refine your date modified search to actual dates. It will never change to any new location. I always set it to.
Hi Geethu, I started the computer in safe mode and the problem was still happening. Important: While performing check disk on the hard drive if any bad sectors are found on the hard drive when chkdsk tries to repair that sector if any data available on that might be lost. If not, we may need to repair this corrupted user profile. New update for windows 8. With the upgradation of Windows 8 to Windows 8. In the case of the Date modified filter, the basic timeframes can also be refined. Use your favorite antivirus software to scrub off these harmful elements and ensure optimal Explorer conditions.