Windows 10: Windows File Explorer Solved

  1.    08 Jan 2016 #1

    Windows File Explorer


    Recently I posted a thread about control panel not working. Finally got it started by opening in file explorer. Once it started there it would open from any of the usual places. My problem now is that File Explorer is doing the same thing control panel was doing. Can't seem to start it from anywhere. I just get the "wait" circle for a second and then nothing. Any ideas?
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  2.    08 Jan 2016 #2

    Hi, does it open normally
    a. in Safe Mode
    b. after a clean boot
    c. if you disable all shell extensions (be sure to hide MS ones) using Nirsoft's shellexview (freeware)?
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  3.    08 Jan 2016 #3

    It probably had to do with an uninstall yesterday. Did system restore to yesterday before install and all is ok. Should have checked that first but with all the problems I had with control panel, I made too big a problem out of this and didn't start with easiest fix. Thanks for help.
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  4.    08 Jan 2016 #4

    Good- sometimes the simple option is best.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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