ArcGIS 10 was setup on my computer last week, but since then, the ArcToolBox is blank. I mean there are no tools displayed in the window, just "ArcToolBox" with its icon at the top, nothing else. [ATTACH=CONFIG]13799[/ATTACH]
I tried to right clic on it to add tools, but it doesn't work. When I find tools by searching them, they don't work neither: nothing happens when I clic on it.
I found on forums that it might work by deleting the ESRI folder in the registrery and in my doccuments and settings' user account, but not for me!
I have in my computer (everything in french): Windows XP SP3, ArcGIS10 SP4, and IE8 as I understood it can be linked with this last software.
Had similar issue. Upon investigation it turned out that some folders under "C:\Program Files\ArcGIS\Desktop10.0\" (Including the 'ArcToolbox') were marked as HIDDEN in Windows, preventing ArcGIS application from seeing the contents. Right-clicked on the 'ArcToolbox' folder, opened Properties and unchecked the 'HIDDEN' parameter. After that the ArcToolbox got populated. Not sure how the folders became hidden in the first place...