Joy, check at Kelly's http://www.yqcomputer.com/
Select S and scroll to Search don't work. I would
look into finding a new computer guy. If you find out that other things
were affected you may be forced to do a clean install.
You can save all your e-mails and important data to a cd if you have a
cd burner. Your emails can be found in
C:\Document and Settings\Your Name\Local Settings\Application
Data\Identities\Microsoft\Outlook or Outlook Express. Just copy that
complete folder to a CD.