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  1. Posts : 14
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    This PC icon won't open

    This PC icon won't open-shellexview.jpg

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    Sorry, I forgot to answer your question....yes, I have a restore point, but it was taken "before" I moved moved a lot of files and apps from my old laptop.....which took hours.

    - - - Updated - - - have been so helpful....thank you! The suggestion to check the list of items in Shellexview with MS items filtered out, pointed me to the incomplete installation of Mozy backup! I uninstalled Mozy and the problem was resolved. Who would have thought? You are a wizard and I appreciate your assistance...this was driving me nuts.
    Thank you! Ron
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    Win 10 Pro (1903)

    Now, before something else goes wrong...
    a. create a schedule to create a System Restore point daily.. (tutorial available)
    Whilst SR is considered unreliable, in that it can suddenly fail to complete restoring- and then perhaps work again some weeks or months later, when it works it's great- no effect on personal data.

    b. Start a routine patten of disk imaging as is endlessly recommended here. E.g. a periodic (manual or scheduled) backup job to external storage of at least all partitions comprising your O/S - 4 for UEFI typically- e.g. Macrium Reflect (free).

    - full backup and restore your PC even if your disk fails.
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