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  1. Posts : 137
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       10 Oct 2017 #1

    Cannot Open Items In Control Panel


    good day i just installed win 10 fall update and have run into one issue which is i cannot open most items in the control panel, rightclick on pc and clicking properties does not open the properties page, had to fix gpedit. i am assuming all of this in interrelated since i'm having no issues with anything else. after 3 separate searches i'm out of ideas so i'm asking if anyone knows other than sfc what options do i have for fixing this? thanks
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    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & current Insider 10 Pro
       10 Oct 2017 #2

    Did you clean install? If so, where did you get the ISO?
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  3. Posts : 137
    10 Pro 16299.248 64 Bit
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       11 Oct 2017 #3

    fixed, installed malwarebytes and it found a couple of trojans in a program i was testing.
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    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       11 Oct 2017 #4

    xXWhackerXx said: View Post
    fixed, installed malwarebytes and it found a couple of trojans in a program i was testing.
    @xXWhackerXx

    Glad to see you got that fixed. Side note: Even if you don't have the paid version of MBAM, it's a good idea to scan the installer file with MBAM before trying to install. Particularly true if you are testing out something you're not quite sure of. :) Lots of wolves out there................

    TC
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  5. Posts : 137
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       11 Oct 2017 #5

    normally i have bitdefender total security and malwarebytes in before i install anything. and i always manually scan everything with both before install. this time i just had bdts installed. as they say no app catches everything.
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    Posts : 38,254
    Triple boot - Win 10 Pro, Win 10 Pro Insider (2) - (and a sprinkling of VMs)
       11 Oct 2017 #6

    xXWhackerXx said: View Post
    normally i have bitdefender total security and malwarebytes in before i install anything. and i always manually scan everything with both before install. this time i just had bdts installed. as they say no app catches everything.
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