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: Explorer Refresh Lag

05 May 2009   #1
dschachm

windows 7 (7057)
 
 
Explorer Refresh Lag

I am moving files around, and renaming other files on one of my partitions (L drive that doesn't have windows on it), and i am noticing that the folders are take a long time to update. Sometime i even click on my computer, and it takes forever for all the drives to show up. Never had this issue before. When i am in the L drive, i see the address bar has a green bar going across showing it is being refreshed, but that takes forever too. I have a defrag program that runs every night, and the RC 7100 is the first build to do this. Can anyone help?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
06 May 2009   #2
Moffasin

Windows 7 7600 x64
 
 

I have that too, I think its when my harddrives shut down and have to start up again..
My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 May 2009   #3
dschachm

windows 7 (7057)
 
 

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Explorer Refresh Lag




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Explorer does not refresh when deleting file
Sorry for my amateurish question, but my workplace is using Windows 7 and I am discovering some things that are different to XP. When delete a file, windows explorer does not show that the file has been deleted. I have to press F5 in order to show that it has been deleted. Is there...
General Discussion
desktop refresh and explorer.exe
Hey there, I'll try to describe my problem as good as i can: When downloading a file with firefox to my desktop or extracting an archive like zip or rar on my desktop, the file wont appear. Im doing all this directly on the desktop, not in windows explorer. I always have to press F5 to see...
General Discussion
Explorer windows auto refresh then don't auto refresh. Why?
Hello everyone. I'd like to know why win7 64bit decides by itself to auto refresh a window minute and literally the next second or two later it does not. Lets say, I save a pic from the net, just before I go into the browser I already have my downloads folder open. I save a couple pics and I go...
Software
Explorer refresh x64 build 7229
I realsie this is a build that not many of us are still using, but I found the foolowing issue. When in explorer, if I right click on a file and then delete it, it remains in explorer until I manually refresh. Is this normal? very annoying. Mark
General Discussion
HomeGroup Directories don't REFRESH in Explorer x64
I don't think my HomeGroup directories (shared with homegroup pc's) even when no homegroup pc's are logged in, get refreshed properly in Explorer(x64). When I delete a file in a homegroup directory it does actually delete but the screen doesn't refresh to display that the file is gone. Other...
Network & Sharing
Having to refresh windows explorer nonstop
Am I the only one who has to refresh windows explorer after every single action. When I move a file to a folder, create a folder, rename a folder, delete a folder, anything I need to refresh the. I didnt realize this at first and created seven new folders at one point. it wasn't until I left the...
General Discussion


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 02:09.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App