Windows 10: Search Files and Folders

Discus and support Search Files and Folders in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; In previous versions of Windows, one could press the start button and at the bottom of the column there was a blank space where you could enter a... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by Peter Johnson, Nov 5, 2016.

  1. Search Files and Folders


    In previous versions of Windows, one could press the start button and at the bottom of the column there was a blank space where you could enter a filename and locate it on the hard drive. I can't find this tool on Windows 10. Is it there?

    Peter

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    Peter Johnson, Nov 5, 2016
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  2. Liezl Fal Win User

    search will not search for files and folders the button is greyed out

    Hi Norman,

    Allow us to ask the following details so we can properly isolate the issue:

    • How long have you had this issue?
    • Prior to this concern, have you done any updates on your computer?
    • Have you tried rebooting your computer when you discovered the error?
    We will wait for your reply.

    Regards.
     
    Liezl Fal, Nov 5, 2016
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  3. search will not search for files and folders the button is greyed out

    cortana has stopped searching the button is greyedout just goes to internet

    windows 10 build1607
     
    normanfreeth, Nov 5, 2016
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  4. Neemobeer Win User

    Search Files and Folders

    Should be the button directly to the right of the Start button, either the Cortana circle icon or if you disabled cortana it will be a magnifying glass. You can also just press the Start button and start typing, search should automatically pop up.
     
    Neemobeer, Nov 5, 2016
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