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I also had this problem yesterday. Reply Sarah September 18, 2011 at 4:35 pm # HI Bessy, Kimerlin. Im still having this problem! I then came across this website and started with Solution 1 and it fixed the problem. check over here

Reply Jen Walton December 18, 2012 at 8:58 pm # thanks! I've tried reinstalling windows by going into BIOS and that hasn't worked. Reply techexpert07 December 26, 2012 at 9:24 pm # I followed all the above steps but i did not get any solution. and it happens when you start up explorer . http://www.eightforums.com/general-support/53222-opening-certain-folders-causes-windows-explorer-crash.html

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Now I wouldn't be without it! Thanks. It just locks up. Double-click on the report to open it and see if anything there helps you. 12) Outdated or corrupt video drivers can cause Windows Explorer to stop working.

  1. Microsoft Explorer is not Responding Again The only obvious change is that I plugged in a USB External Drive 2TB.
  2. Thank you once again!
  3. Reply Martin Brinkmann April 14, 2011 at 4:32 pm # You could try running Windows in safe mode to see if you can make the modifications there.
  4. On this command prompt window type the following steps. 2.
  5. The Disk check needs to be scheduled as the disk is in use when the operating system is running.
  6. http://support.microsoft.com/fixit Reply Talen December 16, 2010 at 7:09 am # my system with windows Vista has somthing like this, the "windows explorer has stopped working" as an error but only for

I will let someone else can figure all of that out. Restart and continue working!But before all this kindly check on the Event Viewer as to what is causing the error. Click OK and you should be good to go. Windows Explorer Has Stopped Working Windows 7 Fuuny thing is, If i go to All Programs-Internet Explorer(x86) then explorer works fine but All Programs-Internet Explorer crashes immediately, which leads me to believe that the problem may be that

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We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website.OkRead more Windows explorer stops working and restarts every time I try to open documents, etc. Then I have change the icons from downloaded icons. Go Here the problem started again .. !!!

Reply VMI November 13, 2011 at 10:00 pm # any way... Windows Explorer Not Responding Windows 7 Report SGD- Jul 12, 2010 04:42AM It works. solution one in the one :) Reply Charlie D December 27, 2010 at 5:45 pm # Had same problem. buttons - cannot be opened how can I manage the program and how can fix the problem ?!

Windows Explorer Freezes When Opening Folder

The System File Checker will on reboot, replace corrupt system files, if any are found. 11) Type wercon in your Start Menu Search bar and hit enter to open the Problem Reports mouse icon 3. How To Fix Windows Explorer Crashes Only hard reset helps! :@ OS: Windows7 X64 UltimateANY HELP?! :S Reply majid May 10, 2015 at 8:15 pm # open start go to write msconfig in search and hit enter Windows 10 Explorer Crashes When Opening Folder Appears a recent MS update caused the problem.

I STILL get the damned "Windows Explorer Has Stopped Working" message !!! http://trigonahosting.com/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-crashes-vista-when-opening-a-folder.html Please help. malaysian September 19, 2012 at 7:25 pm # thanks.this really worksthanks a lot!!asus K53SV MagicAndre1981 August 27, 2011 at 2:20 pm # best way is to create a crash dump:http://cid-128fc518635be2dc.skydrive.live.com/self.aspx/.Public/MS%20Foren/Registry/WER%5E_Explorer.regand open Reply peter May 24, 2014 at 11:17 pm # Who will rid me of this turbulent 'Windows Explorer stopped working' message? Optimize Folder For General Items

You can also subscribe without commenting. You can't get to anything. Helpful +0 Report menanom Mar 26, 2009 03:11PM Thank you so much! http://trigonahosting.com/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-crashes-when-opening-folder.html Good Luck...

These Explorer related fixes may also interest you: Windows Explorer Crashes in a particular Video folder in Windows Explorer, Office, Movie Maker crashes in Windows Explorer crashes when performing any taskbar Windows Explorer Is Not Responding Click on "view" and SELECT "always show Icons, never thumbnail". i never thought it was that easy.

Really - thanks for posting this.

For other people who's explorer is still working better, as soon as explorer crashes look at your time. not sure if any of the above fixes is realy what I need here. Reply akash October 24, 2010 at 7:17 am # my problem not solve still "windows explorer has stopped working" when i open "my blutooth places" in my computer. Windows Explorer Has Stopped Working Win 7 its so frustrating b/c it restarts my computer sometimes Reply Tommy August 6, 2013 at 8:21 pm # Hi Martin,Thanks a lot for this great post.In my case, the problem came

Any suggestions? Naturally I started thinking there was a problem with a driver or something in startup. Reply Liz February 17, 2012 at 10:30 pm # I get the same thing. have a peek at these guys I got a friend who works in IT to have a look and it turned out to be an ASUS web storage file that had attached when I had registered my

So far anyway. After switching to Firefox and ie10 instead of ie11 with no good results, I ran all 7 Solutions. I started my education in Stone Age Bavaria in 1947. (Yes I actually learned to read and write on a Stone Tablet.) So look at me now!!!!!!!!! Yes I know there's a difference between Windows Explorer and Internet Explorer but it worked for me !

Now I think i have a Virus, that was told me facebook when I was loging in. Helpful +0 Report haroon Feb 11, 2009 06:12PM thaaaaaaaaaaanks a million.... Hopefully one of the suggestions should help you. Right click on "File Explorer" and choose Properties.Under "Target," change the path to the folder you want Windows Explorer to display by default.

You actually have to type "Sfc /SCANNOW". It will start the scan automatically on the next startup.Note: You may run Check Disk in the following way instead. I went to the Mfg's website, Nvidia in this case, and found updates to my driver. IMO, check the Event Viewer first in safe mode.

RECOMMENDED: Click here to repair/restore missing Windows files & Optimize your PC Related Posts: Internet Explorer has stopped working, freezes, crashes, hangs in Windows 10/8/7 Fix: Windows 10/8/7 Hangs or Freezes Since the run prompt in windows also uses explorer you can imagine it was quite difficult opening the event viewer. Several programs add items to the right-click context menu. Typing only "Sfc" or "SCANNOW" will have either not have been found in commands or will bring up a control console.

Report Robz- Nov 16, 2008 03:15PM Hi Mvmeswar ! You may face a problem at some point of time when you find that your Windows Explorer crashes or freezes frequently. please help! Reply Peter G February 12, 2014 at 9:01 am # It's fixed with no trouble at all.