Search bar missing
Know about the issue when the search bar is missing from the toolbar in Windows.
The search bar functionality is included with the tool bar option in Windows based systems. The new Windows Operating Systems possess the functionality in the Explorer window. The search bar is also found at the toolbar on almost every application that run on the system. The various applications like the browsers, Word documentations, etc also includes the search bar option at the top of the window. The option helps the user to search for a particular topic or file that is included with the application or on the system. The search option missing issue results in a Windows systems when the user accidentally disable the feature or due to missing toolbars. The missing issue with the search bar also occurs due to the virus infections on the systems. The infections will change the registry values of the search bar and thus causes the missing of the option from the system. The damaged software in the system also causes issues with the search bar. The corrupted files on the Operating System installation also cause the missing issue.
Discussed below are some tips to fix the search bar missing issue:
- Reinstall the software
- Check for any infections on the system
- Check whether the option is disabled
Reinstall the software
The damage in the software may cause the missing issues of several applications. The missing of the search box on the toolbar option on several applications on the Windows or on the Windows Explorer may occur due to the corrupted files on the system. Reinstall the Operating System properly to solve the issue. Also the corrupted software should be removed and new ones should be installed.
Check for any infections on the system
The virus infections in the system may also cause the missing issues with the Windows search box from the toolbar option. The infections which enter the system prevent the various functionalities from running on the system. The malwares that have the ability to change the registry contents can modify the values of the toolbar options and thus cause the disabling or missing of the options. The cleaning of the registry along with the system cleanup can solve the issue.
Check whether the toolbar is present or not. If not, enable the toolbar from the view option or by right clicking on the top of the Windows explorer. The toolbar option can be enabled by selecting the toolbar from the list of the options. The search bar will be enabled along with the toolbar itself since the search option is a functionality in the toolbar.
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