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Now that I have done so, I cannot > access folders in the Left Pane of the navigation windows. Sounds like a combination of Windows going nuts and a dead harddrive! Your cache administrator is webmaster. solved G-Raid on Windows worked perfectly, but now wont show up in Explorer solved The Search function in windows Explorer, the search window goes blank (it normally dispays Searxch in (Current Source

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I know at least one or two other people in my small circle that are having problems like yours and mine. George gpandelios, Jun 27, 2010 #6 azariah007 Joined: Sep 7, 2009 Messages: 285 I've heard that file problem before. I forgot one piece of information. I tried system restore to no avail!

Combofix Frequently Asked Questions How to Run Combofix on Windows 10 Combofix Windows 8.1/10 Compatibility MORE ARTICLES How to Choose the Perfect Internet Security Suite How Does an Antivirus Work to It displays a background plus 3 items in the column down the left side - "System Tasks", "Other Places", and "Details". When I > > double-click on a folder, the action that is taken is to open the Search > > function. > > > > The loss of the functionality is BitDefender and ESET are particularly powerful.

What else should i try? I got an IP address > assigned by ISP but I am unable to browse any site and I can't even ping my > ISP's IP address. > > There are HTH Pierre Pierre, Jan 21, 2006 #2 Advertisements Guest Guest Pierre: I've never had to look-up a fix on the MS website. http://www.pcreview.co.uk/threads/windows-explorer-misbehavior.2350757/ It’s possible that there are other people going through the exact same thing.

Windows Explorer Misbehavior 6. Member Login Remember Me Forgot your password? All Rights Reserved Tom's Hardware Guide ™ Ad choices Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Computer problem? I have had a harddrive fail but it was mainly mechanical.

All rights reserved. you can try this out Microsoft confirms that this problem can arise after you open the dialog box for folders, even if you make no changes at all! Hello and welcome to PC Review. Reader Peter Terry of Millsboro, Delaware, was kind enough to point out both the problem and the solution.The wacky right-click behavior occurs because opening the Edit File Type dialog box can

Windows and CD/DVD misbehaviours 5. this contact form I got an IP address assigned by ISP but I am unable to browse any site and I can't even ping my ISP's IP address. When I double-click on a folder, the action that is taken is to open the Search function. I spent nearly an hour on the phone with a qwest dsl rep, and we figured out that if I turn the computer off, he can ping my router.

  • Although I haven't ruled out a registry screw-up.
  • snowbal, Mar 9, 2017, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 9 Views: 262 flavallee Mar 14, 2017 at 10:51 AM Windows XP in 2017....
  • What else should i try?
  • Often, the creators of malware do give their programs suspicious-looking names.
  • Unfortunately several readers have reported that after they followed the steps I outlined, their default folder double-click behavior went crazy: In some cases, when they tried to open Explorer's Folder Options
  • To test for yourself, try typing msconfig in the Run utility in Windows.
  • Almost immediately after I did this Ifound that the copy of explorer.exe I had written in the Windows folder hadbeen replaced by a copy of the 6.00.2900 version referred to in
  • When I reboot I get a brief message that says explorer.exe DLL failed toinitialize because the Window (sic) Station is shutting down, then anabnormally slow shutdown that sometimes hangs at the

It also seems possiblethat explorer.exe sometimes can't find a DLL it needs to load when it'sstarted and then quits loading without telling me why.After all this, Dell's advice now is reformat solved BSOD while downloading a game, now windows explorer shows a difference in storage space Windows Start Menu, File Explorer, and Google Chrome freeze at key stroke Windows Explorer broken and With the shell icon selected in the left pane, double-click the Default icon in the right pane. have a peek here While malware is always a possibility, you need to make sure before you take virus removal steps.

Honestly! Have you performed a full virus scan? You need to go to websites that are reputable and make sure that you don’t download any untested software to fix your problems.

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Join over 733,556 other people just like you! Click here to join today! I put a brand new hard drive in computer, loaded XP, installed service pack, and it will not even ping my dsl/router now. Powered by vBulletin Version 3.7.1Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.

If I only had a brain!!! No, create an account now. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc. Check This Out The other thing is what antivirus are you using?

If I only had a brain!!! Included in Wes's links was http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=321186 That was the fix that I used. If Your Computer Problem is not only done by malware ,you can refer here , How to Solve Most Common Computer Problems. Before the folder disappeared, I would open it and see a treeview of all the subfolders.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. If you see anything that looks strange, you should search for its name on the Internet to see if anyone complains about it. The Right Way To Remove a Malware Infection Combofix Windows 8.1/10 Compatibility Combofix Frequently Asked Questions Surfing Safe: 5 Unusual Steps to Keep from Getting Hacked on the Web What the Windows still had no idea about the harddrive failure.

The best part it never new. Thanks for reporting the solution. azariah007, Jun 28, 2010 #7 azariah007 Joined: Sep 7, 2009 Messages: 285 Oh by the way that forum link.\/ \/ \/ http://forums.techguy.org/windows-xp/931892-windows-explorer-exe-mishaps-whats.html azariah007, Jun 28, 2010 #8 Sponsor This patmac replied Mar 18, 2017 at 12:33 AM News from the web #3 poochee replied Mar 17, 2017 at 11:55 PM Happauge Broadway Problems des000 replied Mar 17, 2017 at 11:52

My only solution, even after resetting all my TCP/IP settings with netsh, was to restore to a previous point. Norton AV Kaspersky Panda SpyBot AdAware and more...I'm clean. Farsi Digit misbehavior in windows xp sp2 8. They just >> don't tell you that when you enable that "feature" that it'll mess >> things up and you'll need to do the fix in short order.. >> >> HTH

The winter here isn't bad but then again I was in China back in April during there coldest April on record, that and we went up onto one of the highest About Us PC Review is a computing review website with helpful tech support forums staffed by PC experts. No flickering of icons (that I can see) is happening. They just don't tell you that when you enable that "feature" that it'll mess things up and you'll need to do the fix in short order..

I put a brand new hard drive in computer, loaded XP, installed service pack, and it will not even ping my dsl/router now. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Thnks, Psient Guest, Jan 21, 2006 #1 Advertisements Pierre Guest psient wrote: > Hello All: > > I edited my Tool>Folder Options>File Types> File Folder by adding a script >