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    Search bar in Explorer freezes

    Wanted to add this link. Apparently, in task manager. there is the option to restart Windows Explorer as stated here: link
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    Search bar in Explorer freezes

    After awhile that wasn't working but now I find that this link show how you can add a program that will terminate explorer and restart it which amounts to what I had to do on a larger scale. i.e. I would restart windows and that would refresh the file explorer where this restart program will...
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    Search bar in Explorer freezes

    I tried this suggestion and it works for me!!! Link
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    Search bar in Explorer freezes

    I found this nugget of news and perhaps relevant to my issue: Link Search Box Stuck or Not Responding in File Explorer Here is a bug that is happening in Windows v1909 because of the new implementation. The problem with it is that it’s just that cursor is not blinking when you click on the...
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    Search bar in Explorer freezes

    On occasion, the search bar will not let me type anything in the box when I click on it. Sometimes, if I reboot, it will work Okay... I am using WIn 10 Home edition.
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    Printers/Devices applett mission icons

    Thanks for the reply. I don't know what caused the icons to disappear in the first place, I suspect during one of the Win 10 updates M$ broke something as they sometimes do. The display Devices/Printers under This PC I found to be another way to access my printer que in case I wanted to stop...
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    Printers/Devices applett mission icons

    I might add that the icons for Drivers/Printers folder are smaller till you click on one of them they the one that you clicked one will appear larger at the bottom of the screen.
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    Printers/Devices applett mission icons

    Thanks be to Google. I think I solved my issue. https://www.isunshare.com/windows-10/change-device-installation-settings-in-windows-10.html I also discovered this link and got the 64 bit reg file that will display devices and printers in explorer, a nice addition...
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    Printers/Devices applett mission icons

    My printers/Devices icons are missing from the printers/devices folder, yet, if I go to settings, it shows the printers installed. I uninstalled and reinstalled the printer drivers and still no icon showing in the printers/Devices. My keyboard and mouse icons are missing as well. I've...
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