Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Windows Explorer ain't showing my files

09 Jun 2009   #1

Windows XP
Windows Explorer ain't showing my files

i'm using build 7100 RC.

after long use of the computer, the windows explorer stops showing files.


every folder that i'm trying to access is the same. the green bar at the top is loading and no file is showing.

after restart it's working for some time and then return to this state.

My System SpecsSystem Spec

09 Jun 2009   #2

Vista Ult64, Win7600

Hi, I presume you are using windows 7, if so, try this link and see if it helps fix your problem.

SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
or this one.
Repair Install
Repair Install

I hope one of these works for you.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
12 Jul 2009   #3

Windows XP

the scan came out fine.
I installed a couple of Windows 7 builds (upgrade) and I have this issue in each one of them. It always happens after using the computer for a long time without restart.

I currently using build 7229 and it happen with all the previous builds also.
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 Windows Explorer ain't showing my files

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads for2: Windows Explorer ain't showing my files
Thread Forum
Windows Explorer stops showing files or no file thumbnails Performance & Maintenance
Solved Windows Explorer not showing MP3 tags Music, Pictures & Video
Solved Explorer only showing thumbnails for mvk files [Divx Plus]? Music, Pictures & Video
Windows 7 Explorer not showing Computer General Discussion
Windows 7 Explorer Showing Dates??? General Discussion
Thumbnails for video files no longer showing in Windows explorer Media Center
My drives are not showing up in Windows Explorer. Hardware & Devices

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:16 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33