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: sub explorer: opening desktop is slow

14 Jan 2011   #1
sherisdoppel

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 
sub explorer: opening desktop is slow

When I try to click on desktop in one of those sub explorer window that programs use to open/save files, the program would stop for few seconds and start loading icons one by one.

It suddenly started happening and I have no idea where that came from.
There are about 30 icons, and about 90% of them are shortcuts. They do not point to any invalid path.
It only happens when I try to access the desktop, and it's universal to all programs.

I also noticed that when I try to refresh on the desktop by pressing F5, the icon disappears for 3 seconds and refreshes. This may lead to a fact that there is something wrong when trying to load desktop, but I can't figure out the cause.

Anybody have guesses what the cause would be?
The only program I'm running is Bluetooth Manager in the background.

Specs:
i7 M620 2.67GHz
4.00GB RAM
Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
15 Jan 2011   #2
sherisdoppel

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
 
 

Bump - help.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 sub explorer: opening desktop is slow




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Opening a file in an App through Windows Explorer has become V Slow
I have win 7 64bit Pro on an Intel i4770 Quad Core, (ASUS Z87-K motherboard)PC with a primary Samsung EVO 840 250gb SSD - (C:\) and 2x2tb HDD in RAIDS 1 (I:\)Using Intel Rapid Storage Technology Raids Controller.(The system was built by Chillblast 12 months ago) For about a year I had no problem...
Software
stop these windows from opening in explorer instead of on the desktop
I want it like xp-pro--I have a shortcut on the desktop called Bobs Docs. It contains every .doc-pdf-txt-etc file I need from the house to articles on finance to work on the car to you name it.. In xp I would click on this it opens on the whole screen--showing all--in win7 I click on this it...
General Discussion
Slow Wireless Speeds - Laptop is fine, Desktop is SLOW
Hello all, First off, I have been searching these forums for several days and have seen a number of people reporting slow wireless connections in Windows 7. Which was comforting, knowing I was not alone - but unfortunately I've yet to find the answer in any of the older posts, so I am hoping...
Network & Sharing
Opening Help is slow
Hello ! Even if I choose Offline mode, Help of Excel 2010, or Word 2010 take a long time (5 seconds) to appear.
Microsoft Office
Slow Opening of 1 of 3 Users
Win 7 64 bit. I have 3 users - Administrator, me, my wife. I set up the computer as administrator. Then added me, then my wife. Opening users is very fast (3-5 sec.) except for my wife's account (about 30 sec.). I tried switching her between standard user and administrator with no difference. I...
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 13:20.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App