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Old 06-10-2004, 01:09 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Help!!! Can't open new windows

I get a error message that says Explorer crashed or something, I don't remember what it says but its not Internet Explorer its Explorer and I can't open new windows and search the Internet or anything like that. I want to access files from my documents but I can't really do anything but move around the desktop and stuff like that. All icons and toolbars are there.

Oh yeah I am running Windows 98. Must I re-install it, I don't want to lose my files.

Any help would be appreciated.

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Old 06-10-2004, 03:44 PM   #2 (permalink)
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It would be helpful if you could atleast say when you get the error message. Is it when you are playing games? surfing on-line? working on a document????

Also when it does give you that error message, what do you do afterwards? Reboot?

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Old 06-11-2004, 12:47 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Explorer encountered a problem? These are usually what are called exceptions if there is not a piece of code to handle this then the system stops these can also be called bugs you can get them from any program that has one I had one once it deleted a couple programs. But I found him and deleted him and the program he came in then fixed the program anyway what you could do is go to microsoft's website and try downloading updates.
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