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Windows 7: "system call failed" message

17 Jan 2018   #1

windows 7
"system call failed" message

this message is displayed after I click on a display icon (double click). Single click icons at bottom of display seem to be working ok. Running windows 7 on HP Pavilion.

Thanks for your time


My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jan 2018   #2

Microsoft Windows 7 Professional 64-bit SP1

A restart usually fixes the problem or you can try this fix instead. Open task manager and kill the explorer.exe process this will cause your desktop to go blank. Then do a CTRL-ALT-DEL and run Task Manager again and do a new task and select the explorer.exe process.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
17 Jan 2018   #3

windows 7

restart fixed problem.....thank you for your help
My System SpecsSystem Spec


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