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Old 07-28-2005, 04:11 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Everytime i start up one of my computers i receive an error message that says windows explorer has encountered a problem and must close. it totaly dissables me from using anything on my computer, anyone have any idea of what i could do to fix this issue?
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Old 07-28-2005, 04:33 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Do a repair of Windows.

http://www.windowsreinstall.com/winx...pair/part1.htm
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Will doing so delelte all my files?
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No, will just reinstall Windows ontop of everything. As long as you dont DELETE any partitions and follow those directions TO THE T!
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Old 07-28-2005, 05:05 PM   #5 (permalink)
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or you can press "CTRL+ALT+ESC" and that will give you the task manager. From there, you can create a process like "Explorer.exe" and "Cmd.exe" "msconfig" and see what is causing the problem as well as work on the machine...

See if that helps you...
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Default My coworkers computer had same problem

He had a variant of CoolWebSearch
I don't know if thats your problem
But i would run some anti-spyware scans
just in ase
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