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Windows 7: Explorer crashes when trying to share folder.

23 Sep 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Explorer crashes when trying to share folder.

I have got Windows 7 x64 and every time i right click a folder, go to properties and click on the shareing tab, explorer crashes. It crashes when i do it to any folder except the download folder in the "Username" folder.

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23 Sep 2009   #2


If you go through this procedure to obtain the memory dump...

... I or others here may be able to explain why Explorer is crashing on your machine.
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24 Sep 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Ok thanks, i will try doing that later today when i got some time for that.
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