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Windows 7: Right-click on Local Area Connection crashes Explorer.exe

25 Jan 2011   #11
James Colbert


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by keastland View Post
Looks like the Windows Repair did the trick.

As it turns out, the user has now told me that he was having an issue with a particular application when the issue started (love to find that out after I've gone to the extent of doing a Repair), so maybe UNinstalling/REinstalling that app might have worked. I'll never know now.

Thanks for the efforts.
Full disclosure is a rare event.... Good that you got it sorted, anyway.


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