Windows 10: The Search function in Windows10?

Discus and support The Search function in Windows10? in Windows 10 Customization to solve the problem; The Search icon at the left hand side of the bottom tray doesn't work for finding documents on my PC. How do I find documents on the PC with Windows10?... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Customization' started by Gopal Rao, Jun 30, 2020.

  1. Gopal Rao Win User

    The Search function in Windows10?


    The Search icon at the left hand side of the bottom tray doesn't work for finding documents on my PC. How do I find documents on the PC with Windows10?

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    Gopal Rao, Jun 30, 2020
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  2. MattCorey Win User

    My search is not functioning

    1. Use the shortcut Ctrl-Shift-Esc to open the Task Manager.
    2. If you see only a handful programs listed by it click on the "more details" link.
    3. Locate "Cortana" under background processes.
    4. Right-click on the process and select "end task" from the context menu.
    The Cortana process is reloaded right away by the operating system.

    i strongly suggest u to follow step by step fix with pictures on Fix Windows 10 Search Not Working Easily (2020 Guide) | Geek's Advice
     
    MattCorey, Jun 30, 2020
    #2
  3. ginGammel Win User
    Search function in Win10

    Hi, thanks for the suggestion, but as I stated in my previous message, I whitnessed this behaviour on various machines. Can you confirm that the search function works fine on your PC when repeating the same steps I described?
     
    ginGammel, Jun 30, 2020
    #3
  4. The Search function in Windows10?

    Edge Search Does Not Permit Change of Region


    I got these suggestions from the Microsoft Community forum.No. 1 worked for me:

    Thank you for posting the query on Microsoft Community. I am glad to assist you on this.
    We have reproduce the issue here and we are able to access non-regional search for google using Microsoft Edge.
    I would suggest you to try the below steps and check if it helps.
    Step 1:
    Clear browsing data option of Microsoft Edge and check if you face the issue. To do so perform the steps below.

    1. Click on the More actions icon next to the feedback icon present on top right corner of the Project Spartan homepage.
    2. Select Settings and click on Choose what to clear.
    3. Check the boxes Browsing history, Cookies and saved website data and Cached data and files and click on Clear.
    Step 2:
    I suggest you to create a new user account and check if the issue occurs.

    1. Go to Settings.
    2. Choose Accounts and then select Family and other users.
    3. Select add someone else on this PC.
    4. Enter a user name and hit next.
    5. Click on Finish.
    6. Sign out from the current Account and Log into the new account.
    Step 3:
    It could also happen because of network issue. I suggest you to try with different network connection and check if it helps.
     
    hurricane51, Jun 30, 2020
    #4
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