Search for files by using the Start button

I've lost the ability to search for files by using the Start button.  I can enter a file name, but always get a response "nothing found".  I know I did something back a couple of weeks, but don't know what I did to turn it off. Help!

Thank you!

Take a look at my search installation tips.  If you are in these settings, you can make sure search is enabled and if necessary you can use the 'reconstruction' of the for button to rebuild your search system.

http://Skeene.NET/tech/boost-Windows-search-in-two-steps/

Also, there is an automated troubleshooting tool that tries to find and fix any problems with your search system.  You can go for it here:

http://support.Microsoft.com/mats/windows_search/

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