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Windows 7: Explorer.exe windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file

08 Nov 2012   #1
DeVante

Windows 7 Home premium x32
 
 
Explorer.exe windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file

This is my first post here and I'm looking for a solution the problem in the title preferably one that does'nt involve a clean install. When I to open windows explorer I keep getting the following message: explorer.exe windows cannot access the specified device, path, or file. you may not have the appropiate permissions.. I can't open the control panel and restarting didn't help one bit. I didn't have this problem until the latest windows update and I'm logged in as the administrator. I'm running on Windows 7 Home Premium x32. Please help me


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08 Nov 2012   #2
programmer40

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Try this, click on windows and see if any of these help.
Microsoft Fix it Solution Center: troubleshooting software issues
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08 Nov 2012   #3
DeVante

Windows 7 Home premium x32
 
 

I'll give it a shot
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08 Nov 2012   #4
DeVante

Windows 7 Home premium x32
 
 

it didn't work
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