Windows 10: User Account Control dialogue slow to load, explorer window freezes

  1.    03 Sep 2016 #1

    User Account Control dialogue slow to load, explorer window freezes


    I have noticed recently, often when I am trying to open an exe files from my desktop or a folder from my desktop (or from a DVD drive), the folder sort of freezes and I can't really move it or do anything with it as the User Account box also lags to open. After it opens, the folder becomes moveable again.

    Anyone else have this problem?
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  2. Posts : 90
    Microsoft Windows 10 Pro 64-bit 10586 Multiprocessor Free
       18 Oct 2016 #2

    leftisthominid said: View Post
    I have noticed recently, often when I am trying to open an exe files from my desktop or a folder from my desktop (or from a DVD drive), the folder sort of freezes and I can't really move it or do anything with it as the User Account box also lags to open. After it opens, the folder becomes moveable again.

    Anyone else have this problem?
    yes I have the same issue.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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