Avenues for controlling windows problem reporting? i cant enable


  1. Posts : 684
    Windows 10 x64 Pro
       #1

    Avenues for controlling windows problem reporting? i cant enable


    So ive had a seemingly random(ish) error where explorer.exe will stop responding until i basically force a restart of it at some point (havent determined the catalyst) while right clicking my desktop.

    In an attempt to narrow it down before resorting to disabling a plethora of shell extensions and waiting (since it sometimes only happens once a day or so, this will be a LONG process) I was going to see what kind of info windows error reporting had logged.

    Unfortunately upon going to the maintenance page in control panel - Report Problems shows as Off. I could see myself doing this in an attempt to salvage even the most minuscule resources years ago when i was more of a hardcore gamer.

    However I cant for the life of me figure out what this is tied to or how i did it.

    I know i didnt disable it in group policy. I would have presumed the registry, but looking at the entries in the disable/enable error reporting tutorial here on the forums, that doesnt seem to be the case. I have no "disabled" string present.

    Anybody have any ideas what other trees i can bark up to figure out how to enable this? Error reporting service also set to manual.

    - - - Updated - - -

    got it! (we totally need a means to delete posts!)
    Last edited by klepp0906; 01 Mar 2020 at 06:15.
      My Computer


 

  Related Discussions
Our Sites
Site Links
About Us
Windows 10 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 10" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 19:25.
Find Us




Windows 10 Forums