Thank you. Please do this and let me know the results.
Open Control Panel and open Internet Options
Click the Advanced tab and click Reset
Put a checkmark in Delete Personal Settings and click Reset again and close the windows.
Hold down the Windows logo key (just to the left of the spacebar) and press X
select Command Prompt (Admin)
At the blinking prompt in the black window type: chkdsk /f /r and press Enter.
You'll get a message that the drive is in use and cannot be locked and
asked if you want the volume to be checked the next time the system restarts.
Type: Y and press Enter. Close the windows and restart the machine.
After the check has run restart the machine and go back to Internet Explorer and begin a search.