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Windows 7: Slow file listing in open dialogues

30 Jan 2010   #1

win7 home premium 64bit
Slow file listing in open dialogues

Any time I try to open/browse a directory with winamp or any media player that handles mp3 or video windows 7 64bit(32 bit had the same problem if I recall) it takes 100% cpu of at least one core and displays files very slowly. It won't even show them all at once, loading just a few at a time.

Completely unacceptable performance. I don't load my 6000 file directory, since it takes forever with high cpu usage.

Is there a way to fix this issue?

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06 Feb 2010   #2

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