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I'm not being nasty or smart-alecky. Dennis WaRe, Jun 9, 2002 #15 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Windows Explorer crashes or freezes 1) First and foremost ensure that your Windows is up-to-date, and all Windows Updates have been installed. Download Pre-compiled EXE file for USB key (Win XP, Vista, Win 7), unzip file, plug in USB Flash drive, and run "Memtest86+ USB Installer.exe." Set computer to boot from USB drive

Windows Explorer Freezes Windows 7

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Thank you. Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - IE 8 freezing by stan0515 / February 19, 2010 12:44 PM PST In reply to: Internet Explorer 8 keeps crashing / freezing Use Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Malwarebytes Your cache administrator is webmaster.

WaRe, Jun 8, 2002 #4 Rollin' Rog Joined: Dec 9, 2000 Messages: 45,855 Let's see what you have loading at startup. Windows Explorer Locks Up Windows 10 Newer Than: Search this thread only Search this forum only Display results as threads Useful Searches Recent Posts More... See if this will help as solution. I ran scnadisk/defrage/antivirus and everything a few times thinking just a glitch but i ran out of ideas.

Current Temperatures HP Pavilion drivers for windows 7 The circus is on the road [SOLVED] My tablet wont charge No custom avatar why? Regards,Brooks Back to top #7 ZapZap ZapZap Topic Starter Members 17 posts OFFLINE Local time:11:52 AM Posted 26 October 2012 - 04:44 PM Would there be another option to What other drivers do I need to check?EDIT: I don't know if this has anything to do with anything, but I'll just put it out there in case. All submitted content is subject to our Terms of Use.

Windows Explorer Locks Up Windows 10

To do so, open Folder Options > View tab > Check  Always show Icons, never thumbnail. http://www.dllsony.com/windows-error/172228.html Well thank you alot rollin, you saved my livlly hood. Windows Explorer Freezes Windows 7 Run the refupdate.exe installation file. Shellexview As slapshot mentioned, a system restore would be a good option assuming the issue with apps hanging began recently and you have a restore point available prior to these events beginning.

Hard Drive Diagnostics:http://www.tacktech.com/display.cfm?ttid=287 (or http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/index.php?showtopic=28744&hl=hard+drive+diagnostic)Make sure, you select tool, which is appropriate for the brand of your hard drive.Depending on the program, it'll create bootable floppy, or bootable CD.If downloaded file http://seforum.net/windows-explorer/explorer-freezes.html Jump to content Sign In Create Account Search Advanced Search section: This topic Forums Members Help Files Calendar View New Content Forum Rules BleepingComputer.com Forums Members Tutorials Startup List It sounds like you might have a lot of programs starting automatically. I would then have to force shutdown the computer because I wouldn't be able to click on anything or use any functions. Windows Explorer Has Stopped Working

When I have chosen to end task (using Task Manager) I have sometimes had messages saying things aren't responding. I have two browsers installed -- Firefox and Opera. Privacy Policy | Cookies | Ad Choice | Terms of Use | Mobile User Agreement A ZDNet site | Visit other CBS Interactive sites: Select SiteCBS CaresCBS FilmsCBS RadioCBS.comCBS InteractiveCBSNews.comCBSSports.comChowhoundClickerCNETCollege NetworkGameSpotLast.fmMaxPrepsMetacritic.comMoneywatchmySimonRadio.comSearch.comShopper.comShowtimeTech http://seforum.net/windows-explorer/explorer-problem.html It is located in c:\windows\sytem32 WaRe, Jun 9, 2002 #14 WaRe Thread Starter Joined: Jun 22, 2001 Messages: 328 That startup program is exactly what i was looking for.

It didn't say what kind of error or anything more helpful. While I prefer the Western Digital Dos CD, you can try the Windows version:Run Western Digital Lifeguard Diagnostic for Windows:Follow this link, arrow down, and click the "Download" button to download To do so, open Explorer.

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If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post). Works perfect and lets me take off all that other crap i dont need. Dennis November 18, 2016 18-11-2016 7 Simple Steps to Diagnose a Network Problem Windows 7 Simple Steps to Diagnose a Network Problem Ben Stegner November 17, 2016 17-11-2016 Advertisement Advertisement Latest Scan completed with no hang ups, nothing detected, computer running solid again!

Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Hold da' phone, I spy... 1gig of ddr ram http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q253/9/12.ASP Rollin' Rog, Jun 8, 2002 #5 WaRe Thread Starter Joined: Jun 22, 2001 Messages: 328 System Information report written at: TechRepublic Search GO CXO Cloud Big Data Security Innovation More Software Data Centers Networking Startups Tech & Work All Topics Sections: Photos Videos All Writers Newsletters Forums Resource Library Tech Pro check over here Here's where you can get it The tiny $60 Nintendo entertainment system is currently sold out in most places, but you still may able to snag one...eventually.

If your Windows Explorer crashes randomly in Windows 7 or in Windows Server 2008 R2 in a network environment, apply this hotfix from KB2638018. Regards,Brooks Back to top Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next Back to Windows XP Home and Professional 1 user(s) are reading this topic 0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous Styxx, Jun 8, 2002 #2 edsod Joined: May 25, 2002 Messages: 303 Try also a pop-up stopper and opt out here: http://www.technoerotica.net/mylog/optouts.html edsod, Jun 8, 2002 #3 WaRe Thread Starter Hopefully by Monday or Tuesday I will be able to.

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Those barely count compared to what happens 'behind the scenes'.
If you don't want to run Autoruns and trace down everything that's starting behind the scenes I'm cool with that. Additionally, you may also receive the following message: Windows Explorer has stopped working This tutorial includes some troubleshooting steps that will help you address the Windows Explorer crashing or freezing issues. Quite possibly Home News Windows Downloads Security Edge IE Office Phone General Deals Forum About Fix: Windows explorer crashes or freezes RECOMMENDED: Click here to fix Windows errors and improve system performance The If we have ever helped you in the past, please consider helping us.

While I'm doing just about anything from playing a game or browsing the internet I'll go over to my task bar to change window or start new program and the task Post ported from WinVistaClub, updated and posted here. I don't think I have any CDs to burn .iso on.Your hard drive is a Western Digital (WDC WD3200JS-60PDB0).