Windows 10: Wordpad, Notepad taking long time to open new document Solved

  1.    18 Aug 2016 #1

    Wordpad, Notepad taking long time to open new document


    Just upgraded from Windows 10 (1511) to the anniversary edition.

    When I try to create a new Wordpad or Notepad document, several minutes pass before the document pops up.

    A pre-existing file pops open upon command as usual.


    Other pgms may be doing the same, but I am not certain; most pop up quickly as they usually do and should.
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  2.    19 Aug 2016 #2

    --Solved--

    Found a USB hardware device which, when unplugged, these symptoms went away.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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