Windows 10: Search box blank

Discus and support Search box blank in Cortana to solve the problem; If I type in the 'type here to search' box it brings up a black box. How do I fix this?... Discussion in 'Cortana' started by Marie-Clare, Feb 11, 2020.

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    If I type in the 'type here to search' box it brings up a black box. How do I fix this?

    Marie-Clare, Feb 11, 2020

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    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    I appreciate your interest in Windows 10.We sincerely regret for the inconvenience caused.

    I suggest you to follow the below steps and check if are able to find search box.

    • Right click on the task bar.

    • Go to Cortana.

    • Click on show search box.
    Now check if you are able to find search box.

    Please let us know if you need further assistance.

    Thank you.
    Divya Murugan, Feb 11, 2020
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    To start troubleshooting your issue, follow the steps below:

    • Right-click on the taskbar.
    • Select Cortana.
    • Click Show search box.
    Let us know how it goes.
    Eugene deV, Feb 11, 2020
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    Search Box

    Hi Aliya,

    I would suggest you to run search and indexing troubleshooter
    and check. Please follow these steps:

    • Right click on Start and select Control panel.
    • Find troubleshooting and click on it.
    • Click "View all" and then click "Search and Indexing".

      Click "Next" and follow on-screen instructions.
    I hope this information helps.
    ThofikhAhamad, Feb 11, 2020

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