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Issues with Windows Explorer when it's restarted.

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#1 satam55


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Posted 04 August 2012 - 02:04 AM

I've been having an issue with Windows Explorer when it's restarted. If I restart Windows Explorer, My Computer, My Documents, and Recycle Bin will not respond at all. If I try to move, copy, or delete a file it will just hang up and not respond.

I don't have any of these issues when Windows Explorer runs the initial time after turning on my PC or login/relogin to an account. But if for some reason I need to restart Windows Explorer, I might as well just restart the PC or log out & back in of my account because these issues will just crop up.

I also notice when I restart Windows Explorer, the initial explorer.exe process remains open in Task Manager and will not end no matter how many times I click end process on it.

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#2 hamluis



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Posted 04 August 2012 - 05:36 PM

Not sure what you are talking about...explorer.exe is a basic Windows process...it's always running on a system without problems.

If you are getting error messages that explorer.exe has stopped...please post the exact error message.

A problem with explorer.exe is a problem with Windoes core files.


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