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Windows Explorer has stopped responding.

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#1 chayisun


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Posted 10 March 2009 - 08:14 PM

WINDOWS EXPLORER HAS STOPPED RESPONDING..This is something that shows up several times a day and it just freezes the computer. Try the old faithful "ALT-CTRL-DELETE" and it may or may not show up.

Eventually, after sitting there and trying to decide what to do, Explorer comes up with a three question quiz.....I always end program and have to start over again.

Has anyone else had this happen and, if so, has anyone installed Firefox? If so, is it a good search engine? I am getting to a point where I am thinking of buying a Bill Gates voodoo doll. I have the pins ready.....

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#2 beckylynn420


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Posted 19 March 2009 - 04:16 PM

I had it last nite. I downloaded a program and it was FULL of viruses and shut down my windows explorer then cleared my desktop. I finally had to reboot in safe mode run my programs to remove the junk and then use my system restore.

#3 garmanma


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Posted 20 March 2009 - 12:06 PM

has anyone installed Firefox?

iexplore.exe is the browser

explorer.exe is your Desktop

I think you are confusing the 2
Have you run any virus scans?
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