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Windows 7: explorer.exe cannot open...

23 Oct 2009   #1
takuro1103

windows 7
 
 
explorer.exe cannot open...

does anyone know what is going on?? it just cannot open and pop up something like the picture...i have try to follow its instruction but not work, please advise, thank you~




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23 Oct 2009   #2
Dnlb32

Seven
 
 

Are you trying to open something specifically or is it just explorer.exe? Have you tried doing any customizations prior to this?
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23 Oct 2009   #3
takuro1103

windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dnlb32 View Post
Are you trying to open something specifically or is it just explorer.exe? Have you tried doing any customizations prior to this?
it just explorer.exe, i open it directly from it location but still not work, i have touch it before, but first time i click it and that it...
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23 Oct 2009   #4
Dnlb32

Seven
 
 

couple suggestions.. One, if you have a back up.. boot a live linux disk so you can go in and restore it.. System restore has also worked for me.. I believe there are some explorer.exe's in the customization thread if you dont have a back up.. could try them
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23 Oct 2009   #5
takuro1103

windows 7
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dnlb32 View Post
couple suggestions.. One, if you have a back up.. boot a live linux disk so you can go in and restore it.. System restore has also worked for me.. I believe there are some explorer.exe's in the customization thread if you dont have a back up.. could try them
it solved~~some regedit key messed up, i google it and found solution~thanks everyone!!

copy this lines below into a txt file then rename it to *.reg and double click to add this information to your registry

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shell\opennewprocess\command]
"DelegateExecute"="{11dbb47c-a525-400b-9e80-a54615a090c0}"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shell\opennewwindow\command]
"DelegateExecute"="{11dbb47c-a525-400b-9e80-a54615a090c0}"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\opensearchfilefolderresult\shell\open\command]
@=""
"DelegateExecute"="{99969a8f-27e6-4adf-ab9f-b5b5e90d4733}"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shell\explore\command]
"DelegateExecute"="{11dbb47c-a525-400b-9e80-a54615a090c0}"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\WMP11.AssocFile.m3u\shell\Enqueue\command]
"DelegateExecute"="{45597c98-80f6-4549-84ff-752cf55e2d29}"
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12 Feb 2014   #6
kitten

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit
 
 
Thanks!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

[QUOTE=takuro1103;324881]
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dnlb32 View Post
it solved~~some regedit key messed up, i google it and found solution~thanks everyone!!

copy this lines below into a txt file then rename it to *.reg and double click to add this information to your registry

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shell\opennewprocess\command]
"DelegateExecute"="{11dbb47c-a525-400b-9e80-a54615a090c0}"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shell\opennewwindow\command]
"DelegateExecute"="{11dbb47c-a525-400b-9e80-a54615a090c0}"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\opensearchfilefolderresult\shell\open\command]
@=""
"DelegateExecute"="{99969a8f-27e6-4adf-ab9f-b5b5e90d4733}"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder\shell\explore\command]
"DelegateExecute"="{11dbb47c-a525-400b-9e80-a54615a090c0}"

[HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\WMP11.AssocFile.m3u\shell\Enqueue\command]
"DelegateExecute"="{45597c98-80f6-4549-84ff-752cf55e2d29}"


I have the same error. It solved my problem. THanks a lot!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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