1.    12 Jan 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 6
    win10

    win explorer not repsonding at shutdown


    Hi,

    I set up a "shutdown" shortcut on my desktop that calls "shutdown.exe" and almost every time after I click on the shortcut I see a message dialog box that saying explorer is not responding and it takes a while for that dialog box to close and then finish shutting off the computer.

    I've noticed this also happens when using the start menu->power->shutdown.

    any suggestions?
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  2.    12 Jan 2016 #2
    Join Date : Mar 2014
    Cape Breton Nova Scotia ,Canada
    Posts : 3,459
    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64

    try this one instead .. right click the desktop .pick, new then shortcut . type in , slidetoshutdown.exe , save it and if you want an icon for it ,right click on it and click change icon ,ok,, I use the red box, what ever ..click the new icon then hit the windows key ,or double click if you have touch slide it down with you finger to shutdown
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  3.    12 Jan 2016 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 6
    win10
    Thread Starter

    after changing to slidetoshutdown, I am still experiencing the same problem with explorer failing to respond. I've noticed this problem since moving to a new system and the installation of Win 10 Pro 64bit and upgrade to the 1511 build.
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  4.    12 Jan 2016 #4
    Join Date : Mar 2014
    Cape Breton Nova Scotia ,Canada
    Posts : 3,459
    insider build 10586.3 win10 pro 64

    yeah ,win10 has many issues ,some like yours make no sense ,,what i read about a lot of these issue is a clean install of win10 ,is the major fix
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