File Explorer won't open

  1.    11 Apr 2018 #1

    File Explorer won't open

    It starts but won't open a window on the desktop. Just happened, so I restarted (had to wait for an update to be installed), then after the restart, it still won't open, click the icon on the task bar, keystroke flag+E, click the icon on the start menu. The task bar shows all 3 windows and when I hover the mouse I see all three, the won't open.

    Any ideas?
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       11 Apr 2018 #2

    Long shot here.. right click your desktop and click on Display Settings. See if you have an extra screen in the setup there. A while back I had an extra one appear and it hid a couple programs on there.
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  3.    11 Apr 2018 #3

    It seems I've had a momentary brain lapse, my desktop is a laptop with an external monitor and I use the laptop monitor once in a while as an extended screen, and my laptop turns on the extended screen once in a while and that's where my file explorers were hiding.

    I really appriciate your reply!
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  4. Access Denied's Avatar
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    Win10 RS5 x64
       11 Apr 2018 #4

    Glad you got it worked out.
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