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Windows 7: file opening hangs

15 Jun 2010   #11


since when the issue is happen??
kindly for check if you have restore point, you can restore that.

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15 Jun 2010   #12

Microsoft Window 7 Professional 32 bit

hummm, I don't know if clean-install window, then install microsoft word, excel would be good idea now Sounds like something is blocking those programs from running, do u use any anti-virus programs
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15 Jun 2010   #13

windows 7

using mcafee (it was preinstalled, as was all the software - I have no cds grrr!)

I tried a restore. to the earliest I could (this laptop is only 3-4 days old, still same problem). Interestingly enough, if I try to access "desktop" under favorites, (file, open, and select desktop there, under the "favorites" THEN it hangs
If I go all the way around, so, file, open, c:, users, desktop THEN I CAN open a file. this is just plain weird. and very annoying.

any ideas? thanks in advance! :)
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15 Jun 2010   #14


i suggest you to do Repair Install
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