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Windows 7: Whenever I right click a file it says

31 Mar 2011   #1

windows 7 home X64
Whenever I right click a file it says

Whenever I right-click on a file it always says that explorer is not responding and it restarts it
How do I fix this and it started doing this after I tried to change the windows branding logo it worked but then it started doing
And I used scan system files to restore the original copy and it didn't fix it either

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31 Mar 2011   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 10 Pro. 64/ version 1709 Windows 7 Pro/64

Well I have had explored shut down and had to restart often when I first got Windows 7 and sfc /scannow fixed it for me. Notice the space between the c and the /
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01 Apr 2011   #3

Windows 10 Pro x64

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