Search Assistant User Interface

The Search Assistant User Interface component is a task-oriented search interface for finding photos, music, documents, and other files on your local and networked computers, as well as searching the Internet.


There are no services associated with this component.

Associated Components

This component interacts with Windows shell components for local file searching and submits Internet search queries directly to Web sites. This component is associated with the Search Assistant Characters component that provides animated characters for the Search Assistant user interface, and with the Search Assistant English Language Support component.

The Internet Explorer component is required for this component to function.


The following table describes the configurable settings for this component.

Enable animated screen characterOn

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