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Windows 7: WINDOWS EXPLORER IS NOT RESPONDING

16 May 2011   #1

Windows 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 
WINDOWS EXPLORER IS NOT RESPONDING

I use Windows Ultimate 7th I have a problem because it started to
appear on the desk as a message content: WINDOWS EXPLORER IS NOT RESPONDING
Under than next tex:WINDOWS CAN TRY TO RESTART THE PROGRAM
and: 1. CLOSE THE PROGRAM
2. WAIT FOR THE PROGRAM TO RESPOND

What should I do? With respect....
Vladimir

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16 May 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Look up the Event ID in event viewer under: windows logs>application tabs. When you find it, post a screenshot or write the event ID in this topic, so we can help you.
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16 May 2011   #3

Windows 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TheReaper View Post
Look up the Event ID in event viewer under: windows logs>application tabs. When you find it, post a screenshot or write the event ID in this topic, so we can help you.





Hello,THE REAPER!I do not understand much in PC.Can you simplify things for me?Thank you very much!
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16 May 2011   #4

Windows 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 

Hello,THE REAPER!I do not understand much in PC.Can you simplify things for me?Thank you very much!On my Event Viewer,in Widows logs option,I see this stuff:
Application Administrative 1.924 1,07MB
Security Administrative 20.560 14,07MB
Setup Operational 189 1,00 MB
System Administrative 55.693 20,00MB
Forward Events Operational 0 0bytes

What I must do now?



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16 May 2011   #5
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

Hi Kicmac .... when this message appears ? Whenever you are trying to open the computer, or whenever you are trying to open the explorer, or whenever you ar trying to open any particular folder or file type ?

I am guessing your explorer crashes when you are trying to open any audio/video file/folder .... is it right ?
If so, what audio/video codecs do you use ?
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16 May 2011   #6

Windows 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 

Hello "ARC",this appear when I go
out of my games, whether it is the hard disc or the Internet, a small blue circle turning,turning.....without stopping (the cursor).Than I press right-click and then appear that message.
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16 May 2011   #7
Arc

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit SP 1
 
 

You may go for a MemTest: RAM reliability tester for Windows to make it sure that your RAM is performing correctly .
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16 May 2011   #8
Microsoft MVP

 

In addition gradually work through these standard troubleshooting steps for Windows 7 to see if you can discover or fix the problem: troubleshooting steps

In particular I would create a Clean Boot to make sure no other programs are interfering. Do this by unchecking everything in msconfig>Startup except AV and gadgets. After several restarts see if anything wrote itself back in and turn it off at startup in it's program Preferences or uninstall it.

Next in msconfig>Services "Hide all MS services" then see what is running that you didnt' start yourself. Uncheck then Turn them off likewise in their Preferences, making sure they stay off after several Startups. You now have a clean boot.
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17 May 2011   #9

Windows 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 

I was doing as you say.In services, only stay running some secure Microsoft services.
In start up nothing appear because I am disable all,as you say, and after reboot.But still have same problems.When I go
out of my games, whether it is the hard disc or the Internet, a small blue circle turning,turning.....without stopping,(the cursor) icon became smaller.Than I press right-click and then appear that message WINDOWS EXPLORER IS NOT RESPONDING........
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17 May 2011   #10

Windows 7 ultimate 32bit
 
 
WINDOWS EXPLORER IS NOT RESPONDING........

I was doing as you say GREG.In services, only stay running some secure Microsoft services.
In start up nothing appear because I am disable all,as you say, and after reboot.But still have same problems.When I go
out of my games, whether it is the hard disc or the Internet, a small blue circle turning,turning.....without stopping,(the cursor) icon became smaller.Than I press right-click and then appear that message WINDOWS EXPLORER IS NOT RESPONDING........
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