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Windows 7: Yellow triangular exclamation mark disappears when clicked

17 Aug 2017   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate, 32 bit
Yellow triangular exclamation mark disappears when clicked

I'm having issues with my older computer - its always struggling.
Frequently I see the triangular, yellow exclamation mark in the right side of the taskbar but when I click it to see what is wrong it vanishes displaying nothing. What can I do to find out what's wrong?

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