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Windows 7: Browsing for folders, but nothing is there

12 Jun 2012   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
Browsing for folders, but nothing is there

I am running on Windows 7 x64 Home Edition.

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13 Jun 2012   #2

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Win 7 Pro x64 / Win 10 Pro

Are you using a custom third-party theme?
Try Option 2 of this tutorial SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker it will not harm any data or programs you have installed but if you've done any customizing to system files or have used the Universal Theme Patcher it will revert them back to original.
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