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#1 dbellas

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Posted 23 December 2011 - 02:18 AM

For about a week ago I tryed to search for a file in WinXPSP3. Ever since then whenever I double click any folder any where, the search app and the folder does not open. I have tryed shutting off indexing and search in services. I shut off a start up task called "desktop search' in msconfig, nothing helps.

I have run out of placed to go except the registry.

Anybody have any ideas?

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#2 narenxp

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Posted 23 December 2011 - 02:50 AM

Click on start button

Go to RUN and type

cmd and click ok

Now copy this command

regsv32 /i shell32.dll

Press ENTER

See if you can open your folders now

Good luck




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