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Windows 7: "Windows Explorer has stopped working" repeatedly


05 Jan 2013   #1

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 
"Windows Explorer has stopped working" repeatedly

About every 10 minutes I get a popup box telling me Windows Explorer has stopped working, it pauses about 5 seconds and then starts working again. Any suggestions to fix this?
(running Windows 7 ultimate from online anytime upgrade)



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05 Jan 2013   #2

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit
 
 

Hiyya Duke and welcome Mate > Start > type cmd > right click on the black / white window > run as admin > at the prompt type sfc /scannow (there is a space between sfc and the /scannow Let it run and it will check the file system.


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06 Jan 2013   #3

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

If the above sfc suggested by ICit2lol doesn't resolve the issue, could you run Autoruns and then click on File> Save.. Save the file in .arn format and upload here. Will have a look
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06 Jan 2013   #4

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
 
 

I have run the windows scan and it did not find a problem.
Centaur - after I open Autoruns, which file is it that you want me to save?
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06 Jan 2013   #5

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Duke7 View Post
I have run the windows scan and it did not find a problem.
Centaur - after I open Autoruns, which file is it that you want me to save?
Duke I stand to be corrected but I have just done the autorun saved it to a Word document and then uploaded it via Manage attachments.

It then opens the whole thing as the autorun readout. Burt I do stand to be corrected.


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07 Jan 2013   #6

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Follow below

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Save and then post the files.


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07 Jan 2013   #7

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Laptop 8.1 Pro all 64bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by centaur78 View Post
Follow below

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Save and then post the files.
Thanks for the heads up for myself too Centaur
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07 Jan 2013   #8

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by ICit2lol View Post
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Follow below

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Save and then post the files.
Thanks for the heads up for myself too Centaur
Not a problem John anytime
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07 Jan 2013   #9

Windows 7 Home Basic x64 service pack 1
 
 

Please help me!
I recently downloaded Ultimate Windows 7 customizer. But while customizing the navigation pane, there was a serious error in editing the registry. Some the explorer has stopped showing any folders...

This is odd as it says that the c:\ drive is empty.
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07 Jan 2013   #10

Windows 7 ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Subhadeep View Post
Please help me!
I recently downloaded Ultimate Windows 7 customizer. But while customizing the navigation pane, there was a serious error in editing the registry. Some the explorer has stopped showing any folders...

This is odd as it says that the c:\ drive is empty.
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Subhadeep
Please start a separate thread.. We will help ...
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