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Windows 7: How can i restore explorer.exe please help


18 Apr 2012   #1

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 
How can i restore explorer.exe please help

I was installing a theme and I accidently replaced the explorer.exe in my Windows folder without creating a backup. I do not have any restore points.
is there a download for a original explorer.exe??
is there an application that can restore it??
what should i do?
please help me with steps.


sorry im a noob in a things like this,i dont take risk doing things in critical so i want a clear things before doing anything in cmd.

if any advice that should be great but targeting the cmd please help me with a good and clear steps

please help me



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18 Apr 2012   #2

Win7 Ultimate x64 SP1 / WCP x64 / Ubuntu 11 x64
 
 

Hello ningpra,

Firstly we need the exact version of Windows 7 your using.
System Info - See Your System Specs
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19 Apr 2012   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Influx View Post
Hello ningpra,

Firstly we need the exact version of Windows 7 your using.
System Info - See Your System Specs
sorry sorry for my late reply.. it just my net at home was too slow to reply
so i reply here at office

and can i do the same trick with explorerframe and shell??
now my specs was updated
please help me

and can i do the same trick with explorerframe and shell??
and thx for the link for that wonderful tool..hehe
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19 Apr 2012   #4
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Ningpra, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if running a sfc /scannow command may be able to fix the explorer.exe file since it's a system file. You may need to restart the computer afterwards, and run the can a few times though.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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19 Apr 2012   #5

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Ningpra, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if running a sfc /scannow command may be able to fix the explorer.exe file since it's a system file. You may need to restart the computer afterwards, and run the can a few times though.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
yeah it was great Thanks

it says corrupt files was repaired but it didn't tell what was exactly was repaired hahaha
it direct to cbs.log correct me if im wrong but when i open the log why it is ACCESS DENIED, hmm i open it and there no log in cbs.log

BtW this is new knowledge for me thx thx thx brink hehehe keep it up


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19 Apr 2012   #6
whs
Microsoft MVP

Vista, Windows7, Mint Mate, Zorin, Windows 8
 
 

If you want to see the content of the cbs.log, run this command


findstr/c:"[SR]" %windir%\logs\cbs\cbs.log
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19 Apr 2012   #7
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ningpra View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
Hello Ningpra, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if running a sfc /scannow command may be able to fix the explorer.exe file since it's a system file. You may need to restart the computer afterwards, and run the can a few times though.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
yeah it was great Thanks

it says corrupt files was repaired but it didn't tell what was exactly was repaired hahaha
it direct to cbs.log correct me if im wrong but when i open the log why it is ACCESS DENIED, hmm i open it and there no log in cbs.log

BtW this is new knowledge for me thx thx thx brink hehehe keep it up


That's great news. You're welcome.

OPTION THREE in the same tutorial can help show you how to get and read the details of your SFC scan.
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