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Windows 7: Explorer.exe crashes while opening certain folders

23 Nov 2009   #1
Aureax

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Explorer.exe crashes while opening certain folders

Hello everyone ,

today, I wanted to modify my start orb, so I changed something in explorer.exe. I did back the original up.
When I found that it wasn't really to my liking, I restored the original explorer.exe, and here is were the problems began.

When accessing certain folders, such as my user folder and my external hard drive, explorer.exe just crashes and restarts.

I have included a dump using Debugging Tools for Windows, I hope you can help me!

Specs:
Windows 7 - build 7600 (RTM) 16385 - x64.


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24 Nov 2009   #2
Aureax

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Bump?
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24 Nov 2009   #3
torrentg

7600.20510 x86
 
 

From an elevated command prompt, copy and paste this to it, hit enter. Problem resolved:

sfc /scannow
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24 Nov 2009   #4
HDBanger

windows 7 ultimate 64 bit
 
 
yup

Win7 doesnt like you customizing things in explorer. My problems with the right click issue and exp crashing began after changing my start up orb to an 8 ball. Ran fine for a few days, then the probs started. I ran the command the above poster recommended and all has been well since. It changes your start orb back to default of course. O well..
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29 Apr 2010   #5
Techguyjamie

Windows 7 Ultimate,And Nearly all the |Others
 
 

Try running DISK cleanup on Partion 1 and clean all tempory internet files
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