1.    29 Aug 2017 #1
    Join Date : Nov 2016
    Posts : 17
    Windows 10 Pro 64-Bit

    Right Clicking Issue


    Ok so this isn't a big issue but it's driving me nuts. I run the latest version of Windows 10 64 Bit. I have 4 disks in my computer. 3 SSDs and 1 HDD.

    Every time I log in I can right click anywhere I want with no issue. But if I choose to right the HDD under my computer I get a blue spinning circle that replaces the mouse curser and it stays that way until I try and close the window. After a few seconds my screen goes black and then everything returns back to normal after a few seconds. I'd imagine that would be the explorer.exe crashing and restarting.

    The HDD has nothing on it at all as it is just a backup drive for when I move files around. It's just driving me insane because I don't know what's casuisng the hang up.

    I can right click any other drive and everything is fine. I right click the desktop and I may see a blue circle for a fraction of a second but then the context menu appears with no issue.

    Here is the weird thing though. As long as I right click something else first I can then right click the HDD with no problem but if the HDD is the first thing I right click it hangs up and explorer.exe crashes.
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  2.    29 Aug 2017 #2
    Join Date : Nov 2013
    Chicagoland
    Posts : 33,932
    Dual boot Windows 10 FCU Pro x 64 & Insider 10 Pro

    Hi there, @LinkinForcer. Please post a shot of your Disk Management. Make sure to expand the columns.

    Disk Management - How to Post a Screenshot of Windows 10 General Tips Tutorials
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