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Explorer.exe ntuserfiles maby

Q: Explorer.exe ntuserfiles maby

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ik kon een tijdje mijn acc niet gebruiken ik heb toen in mijn gebruikers acc of wel C:\users\XXX alle nt user ebstanden hierdoor kon ik in een tijdelijk acc
daar van heb ik all nt user bestanden gehaald en in mijn user acc gezet hier door kon ik weer mijn acc gebruiken maar nu krijg ik de fout melding
kan geen toegang tot het opgegeven apperaat, pad of bestand krijgen mogelijk hebt u geen toegangs machtegingen voor dit item
dit geld voor alle dingen ook mij instellingen
mijn acc doet ook automaticsh inloggen ook al heb ik een ww

nou heb ik een kort batch scritp geshreven die het oplost:
@echo off

taskkill /f /im explorer.exe
echo explorer permissions fixen!

ik hoop dat dit optelossen is

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OK this just happened 2 days ago, i was going around deleting stuff on my hardrive when i stumbled across a particularly odd named file in the rood directory in my C drive, it was named 1270554452.exe, so i clicked(not double click) on it and then AVG's resident shield poped up and said it detected a Trojan (Trojan Horse DoS.BNW) and then AVG prompted me to restart my computer so i did. Then when my computer came back on, a message popped up saying my computer as infected with a bot from ip something.info.ip. So i was like oh crap, then i downloaded TrendMicro RUBotted, and sure enough, it confirmed my fears, i am botted...maby

So first things first...WHAT DO I DO?! Edit:I have done Many full system scans with many different tools

A:Trojan Horse DoS.BNW...maby

Welcome!! let's do these and see what the logs return.Next run MBAM (MalwareBytes):Please download Malwarebytes Anti-Malware (v1.45) and save it to your desktop.alternate download link 1alternate download link 2MBAM may "make changes to your registry" as part of its disinfection routine. If using other security programs that detect registry changes (ie Spybot's Teatimer), they may interfere or alert you. Temporarily disable such programs or permit them to allow the changes.Make sure you are connected to the Internet.Double-click on mbam-setup.exe to install the application.When the installation begins, follow the prompts and do not make any changes to default settings.When installation has finished, make sure you leave both of these checked:Update Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareLaunch Malwarebytes' Anti-MalwareThen click Finish.MBAM will automatically start and you will be asked to update the program before performing a scan.If an update is found, the program will automatically update itself. Press the OK button to close that box and continue.If you encounter any problems while downloading the definition updates, manually download them from here and just double-click on mbam-rules.exe to install.On the Scanner tab:Make sure the "Perform Quick Scan" option is selected.Then click on the Scan button.If asked to select the drives to scan, leave all the drives selected and click on the Start Scan button. The scan will begin and "Scan in progress" will show at the top. It may take some ... Read more

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hello, i am havin problems with my comp freezing for a few seconds everytime im playing music and then click on another media file to see what it is , or to que in my playlist , i dont no why it is doin this it happened sometime after i installed windows updat , but that might not be it cause i did alot of other uninstalls , installs around the same time. all i can say is that the processor goes to 100% when i click the file and then it freezes for a sec , and then processor goes back to normal again.and song plays. also its not the media player cause i used several different ones, any help would be much abliged, keep me posted , thx.

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I Erased my comp. for vista and installed XP.
My problem is my Graphic driver!
Can't find it anywhere!
i think its some other drivers i haven't installed, but don't see any visual issues...

OS: XP Pro
Comp.: Laptop XPS Gen 2
Language on Comp.: Norwegian / Norway (So the driver thing will be on Norwegian)

I installed all the driver on the CD witch comes with XP but couldn't get my Graphic card working!

If any more info is needed please say!

A:XP Grapich Driver Problem! Maby More!

Hi NatePed,
When you downgraded from Vista to XP you need to reinstall some drivers.
Can you go to the device manager and post any errors (yellow !).
If this is a Dell Laptop XPS GEN 2. Your drivers are here:
Be sure to install the CHIPSET driver first.
Hope this helps.

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Hi thanks for any help in advance. Here is what I think has happened to my (no brand name) Windows XP pro version 2002 service pack 3 32 bit system with an Intel 3.2ghz processor. I got what I think was the Windows Recovery virus two months ago and thought I removed it with system restore. I started the computer up earlier this week and my home screen was blank. The startup menu was also blank except for the log off and turn off computer buttons. These two buttons were the only functions I could use. I rebooted with a Microsoft boot virus scan (MPAM-FE) cd I downloaded off of Microsoft?s website. Unfortunately I did not save the log from this virus scan because it discovered around 12 different malware programs running. Next I tried to follow the remove Windows Recovery thread by downloading RKILL which brought back some functions. Then I ran the Malwarebites scan which I will post below and the Unhide program. After the restart the virus took over again and I had to run Rkill and the Malwarebites scan again. This is where I am stuck. Every time I restart after the scan the same malware tries to hide functions. Also just a few other notes I have a huge number of temporary files which I assume are the hidden folders and I?ve noticed a large number of explorer.exe processes running in task manager before I run Rkill each time I restart. Below I will paste the Malwarebytes scan reports and the DDS text report. I will attach the other DDS log and the GMER log. I am pretty ignoran... Read more

A:Windows Recovery, Exlporer.exe, maby more?

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i have a quad core amd phenom and in the last few days even just idling i haven't seen the cpu usage drop below 22% and it spikes up high to the 90s some times for no reason it seems but the svchost.exe(dcomlaunch) seems to be taking up the most cpu power according to the resource manager , my operating system is windows vista and here is my highjack this log my computer crashed to and just went to a white screen earlyer to and just had the music in the background skipping
Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 6:25:43 PM, on 3/9/2010
Platform: Windows Vista SP2 (WinNT 6.00.1906)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6002.18005)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files (x86)\Java\jre6\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\IOI\Smart Copy\ButtonMonitor.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\AVG\AVG9\avgtray.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Mozilla Firefox\firefox.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\AIM\aim.exe
C:\Program Files (x86)\Trend Micro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe

R1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=54896
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Start Page = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Search_URL = ... Read more

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So, hello (again)
I have BSOD sometimes even 3 times a day. Im going insane because my PC
BSOD comes always when gaming, installing or when Im just in internet. I dont have any idea what would cause the BSODs so, please help me.

A:BSOD maby 3 times a day. Comes usually when installing or in internet

Hi and welcome to the forums.

It seems Avast anti virus is causing BSODs for you.
Uninstall Avast anti virus completely using the Avast! Removal Tool and then restart the computer.

We recommend using Microsoft Security Essentials - Microsoft Windows along with Malware Bytes.

Also, run System File Checker to verify/repair the integrity of system files.
Full tutorial here: SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker

Let us know if this works.

The below is for information purpose only:

BugCheck Analysis:

Probably caused by : NETIO.SYS ( NETIO+3ffb )

Followup: MachineOwner

0: kd> !analyze -v
* *
* Bugcheck Analysis *
* *

The DPC watchdog detected a prolonged run time at an IRQL of DISPATCH_LEVEL
or above.
Arg1: 00000000, A single DPC or ISR exceeded its time allotment. The offending
component can usually be identified with a stack trace.
Arg2: 00000281, The DPC time count (in ticks).
Arg3: 00000280, The DPC time allotment (in ticks).
Arg4: 00000000

Debugging Details:

***** K... Read more

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Hi to all, i have a laptop running Windows 7 Professional. The problem is strange and havent had it on any other Windows 7 machine.

If i click the folder icon on the bottom tool bar (windows explorer) then in the left hand pane expand the C drive then right click on any folder it instantly displays a dialog saying Explorer has experienced a problem and needs to close, windows is
looking for a fix for this problem (cant remember exact wording) then Explorer.exe restarts. This happens on the local C drive and Network drives. 
I though it could be a permissions problem so have taken ownership of all files & folders on the C drive which made no difference, i have removed the laptop from our server / domain and it is still the same / no change.
Can anyone shed any light on this problem or offer any ideas on fixing it? the laptop is only a few months old and is i5 / 4GB RAM Dell machine running Windows 7 Pro SP1 office 2003 Pro, checked for virus & adware & all clean.

A:Explorer.exe crashes when righ click on item in left pane on windows explorer nothing in system logs, explorer.exe restarts.

The faulting module (Fault Module Name: SHELL32.dll) shell32.dll is a Windows system file however the file that is actually causing the crash may be a third party file which from the symptoms
may be a third party context menu handler.
The following link has some info and a download to ShellExView which you can use to selectively disable third party context menu handlers to find out a problematic one:
You could try disabling all non-Microsoft context menu handlers and then, if the problem resolves, re-enable them one at a time to see which one was the problem.
BTW, the error should be logged in the Event Viewer Application log as a Application Error involving explorer.exe

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Hi, I need help on this one: when I open the Windows Explorer (Windows 2000) and double-click on a document to open it, the program (e.g. MS Excel when I double-clicked on an Excel document) starts in the background, Windows Explorer stays automatically in front. Did anyone ever hear of this? How can I stop this and make the program with the selected file type start automatically in front?

Any suggestions welcomed! Thanks.

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My pc is so slow that it takes ages to play a song in wmp11...etc etc.
Ive used tools like ad-aware and registry mechanic, tune up utilities, etc etc. But still no improvement. It used to be just fine, until I installed some pay-for-viewing add program. I have uninstalled it since then, but the slowness remains. And the processor is hogged, at the highest level, even though i killed many a startup processes.
Heres the hijacklog:

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 7:43:49 PM, on 9/28/2006
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\LClock\LClock.exe
C:\Program Files\DAP\DAP.EXE
C:\Program Files\Zone Labs\ZoneAlarm\zlclient.exe
C:\Program Files\MSN Messenger\MsnMsgr.Exe
C:\Program Files\Google\GoogleToolbarNotifier\1.0.720.3640\GoogleToolbarNotifier.exe
C:\Program Files\Analog Devices\ADSL USB MODEM\dslmon.exe
C:\Program Files\Opera\Opera.exe
C:\Program Files\Windows Media Player\wmplaye... Read more

A:Solved: PC too slow, internet explorer crashes randomly, explorer service quits

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Can Explorer in Vista be configured so that your selected menu preferences remain fixed?

In the right pane, I set 'Name', 'Size', 'Folder Path', 'Type', and 'Date Modified', using the 'Details' vew. I then clicked Tools -> Folder Options -> View -> selected my preferences (e.g., Show hidden files..., etc.) -> Apply to Folders -> Yes -> OK.

Despite these steps, after my system is awakened from sleep or rebooted, I get the default 'Artist', 'Genre', 'Rating', etc. in the right pane menu, even after searching for a non-media file, like a Word document. Microsoft seems bent on displaying multimedia file info. Surely there is some way to manage your preferences in Explorer. Has anybody been able to outwit Microsoft in this matter?

A:Selected menu items in Explorer won't stay + Explorer locking video files

Is there a way to stop Vista, especially Win Explorer, from locking video files. What a nuisance!

If I play a video file then decide to rename or delete it--even after exiting the software used to play the video--I often get the message that the file is still in use. Rubbish! The app is not in use as evidenced in Task Manager. Freeware Lock Hunter works most of the time in such instances, but I'm wondering if there is some registry key that could be changed to let me use my PC without having to contend with this kind of witless engineering.

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After reboot have black screen with live mouse pointer.  Can run task manager can open this browser.  Can minimize to where the task bar would be.  Search for explorer.exe produces a no registry key found.  Running regedit search for
explorer.exe comes up empty.  Was noticing earlier today that windows explorer was not found under accessories but I could run explorer.exe. 
I guess the questions is how do I restore explorer or add a registry key?   Thanks.

A:Black Screen - Mouse Cursor - Taks Manager - No explorer.exe, no explorer.exe app, registry key

After reboot have black screen with live mouse pointer.  Can run task manager can open this browser.  Can minimize to where the task bar would be.  Search for explorer.exe produces a no registry key found.  Running regedit search for
explorer.exe comes up empty.  Was noticing earlier today that windows explorer was not found under accessories but I could run explorer.exe. 
I guess the questions is how do I restore explorer or add a registry key?   Thanks.

When you see the black screen, open the Task Manager. Select File / New Task (Run...), type  explorer.exe  and click OK.
If the Desktop appears, perform the following.
1. Click Start and type regedit.exe in the search box. In the results, right click regedit.exe and select the Run As Administrator
option. This will open the registry editor.
2. Navigate to the following key.
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows NT\CurrentVersion\Winlogon
3. With the Winlogon key selected, look in the right side for the value named 
4. Double click the Shell value to open. In the Value Data box, you should see 
explorer.exe   and nothing else. If it shows anything else, change it to 
Explorer.exe  and click OK.
Exit the registry editor, reboot the computer.
Let us know the results.
Regards,Ronnie Vernon MVP – Windows Desktop Experience

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Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 10:08:40 PM, on 14/10/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16705)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Microsoft Shared\VS7DEBUG\MDM.EXE
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\Internet Security\SfCtlCom.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\BM\TMBMSRV.exe
C:\Program Files\Canon\CAL\CALMAIN.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\Internet Security\TmProxy.exe
C:\Program Files\Apoint2K\Apoint.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.6.0_03\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files\Apoint2K\Apntex.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\Internet Security\UfSeAgnt.exe
C:\Program Files\QuickTime\QTTask.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Real\Update_OB\realsched.exe
C:\Program Files\PowerISO\PWRISOVM.EXE
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A:Windows Explorer, My Computer, System Restore and Internet Explorer don't work

Nevermind! My friend sent me a malware cleaner called "Malwarebytes' Anti-Malware" which cleared the problem right out. :D

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I was told to also post this iunder this category.

I'm about to tear out my hair. First Windows Explorer keeps stopping, searches for solution then restarts. About the time this problem, I noticed that Windows Explorer will change the original creation date on some of my files. It might be all files in folder or just certain types. I've yet to make a connection with when this is happening or what is causing it. Not necessarily when Windows Explorer stops. It's difficult when you can't tell which is the oldest/newest file in a folder.

I'm running Windows 7 64 bit, which I keep updated, McAfee, AntiMalware Bytes and SuperAntiSpyware, also all updated.

I'm begging! Can someone help me please?


A:Window Explorer keeps stopping/Windows Explorer Changed File Dates


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Please be patient with me during this time.

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Been grappling for some time to customizing the right pane of either Win7 or Win10 (not sure if they respond the same) to allow permanent column and column title arrangements. Ideally I would like to apply such attributes to a specific folder and all it's sub-folders. An example is below:
I would also love to be able to set these columns as fixed widths, but this is not as important as the specific columns themselves.

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Hello everyone and thank you for participating in this wonderful site.

My computer is a Pentium 4, 2.80 GHz, Running Windows XP Proffessional Version 2002 Service Pack 2.
The problem I'm writing about has been there for about a year. All in all it's the same prolem ever since, but every once in a while some detail changes, like a new error message.
Every about 5-15 minutes the Start Menu Taskbar and the desktop icons disappear (Explorer crushes). Most of the times they reappear shortly after, but sometimes they don't, and then I use task manager to run explorer and then they reappear. Yet, sometimes the computer stucks altogether, and I have to restart. In addition to that, many popups open when I surfe the web using Internet Explorer. The popup changes every few days, but in between it's always the same one.
Another point is that while the crushing of explorer can occur anytime, it most often occurs while I open or close Internet Explorer windows.

Sometimes I get an error message, and as I said, they change from time to time. But still, here are 2:

rundll32.exe - Application Error

The instruction at "0x74725956" referenced memory at "0x00a10004". The memory could not be "read".

Click on ok to terminate program.
Click on cancel to debug the program.
Another error message:

Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library
Buffer overrun detected!

Program: C:\WINDOWS\explorer.exe

A buffer overrun has been detected which has cor... Read more

A:Solved: Explorer crushes, Internet Explorer popups and error messages

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hi there,

everytime i open internet explorer or netscape and click the FAVORITES on my other computer, it close automatically and popup a "sending report error"

i disabled error reporting services already but everytime i try to open the "windows explorer, internet explorer and netscape, it shows the sending error report. can't open the applications (IE, netscape and windows explorer)

i also try to run adaware and spybot but it hung at the middle of the process (frozen)

please help.


A:internet explorer, windows explorer and netscape sending report error

hi, welcome to TSG.

Download hijack this from the link below.Please do this. Click here:


to download HijackThis. Click scan and save a logfile, then post it here so
we can take a look at it for you. Don't click fix on anything in hijack this
as most of the files are legitimate.

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My problem is that my Explorer.exe browser freezes very very often and my Internet Browser closes automatically I know I had virtumode (trojan). I also had problem's with CiD popups becauses of a program called WinZix. My HiJack This Log Is below!

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 06:41, on 8/5/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v8.00 (8.00.6001.17184)
Boot mode: Safe mode with network support

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\RocketDock\RocketDock.exe
C:\Program Files\Vista Start Menu\VistaStartMenu.exe
C:\Program Files\Sam's US Downloader\USDownloader.exe
C:\Program Files\TechTracker\VersionTracker Pro\VersionTrackerPro.exe
C:\Program Files\Uniblue\SpyEraser\SpyEraser.exe
C:\Program Files\Anti Trojan Elite\TJEnder.exe
C:\Program Files\Trend Micro\HijackThis\HijackThis.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE
C:\Program Files\WinUtilities\ToolProcessManager.exe
C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\IEXPLORE.EXE

R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Default_Page_URL = http://go.microsoft.com/fwlink/?LinkId=69157
R0 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local Page =
R0 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Local P... Read more

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so i was browsing google trying to see if anyone else shared my problem and I found a post from this site about 5 years old,

the only problem is it was never solved.

Like he says its very hard to explain but I'll try to elaborate. When I open 'My Computer', the address bar immediately starts flashing multiple times per second, flashing meaning it will drop down/close, drop down/close, over and over. Because of this I cannot access my C: drive or my cd drive or anything through Windows explorer.

does anybody have any idea why this is happening?

A:Windows explorer address bar flashing very quickly, cant access any files w/explorer

bump bumpity buuuump. anybody?

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We have started seeing this issue with our new deployments of Windows 8.1 - we have around 7 drive mappings pointing to a n EMC NAS (VNX7600) and although I can access all drive4s if I drop to the command prompt -windows explorer FAILS to display all mapped
drives. We see this issue over the VPN which would indicate this issue is somewhat related to network latency and Windows Explorer trying to enumerate and display all pertinent info such as free/used disk space.

Any help will be appreciated.

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I have an odd bug cropping up on multiple machines lately with XP Pro SP2. I've yet to find any other instances on the net, but I'm not exactly sure of what to search for. I open Windows Explorer and leave it open. If anything happens on the Desktop (say a file is deleted, created, name changed, anything) the Windows Explorer will list Multiple "Desktops" at the top of the list on the left pane.

Now these "Desktops" are actual folders that exist on my Desktop and I can click on them and see the contents of each folder, and in the address bar the real folder name is shown, but for some reason Windows Explorer displays them as "Desktop" instead of the real folder name in the left pane.

Also when this happens I can no longer navigate the folder tree properly. Plus signs to expand a tree no longer work, when I double click on a subfolder to open it, it doesn't refresh the left pane. I can close out Windows Explorer and reopen and all is well again until the next change. This is a very very frustrating bug and even happens on clean installs. Has anyone else had experience with this bug or have any clues what might be causing it? Thanks

BTW, this clean install was using nLite to slipstream SP2 and automate the install. The only other options I used was disabling services that I always disable anyway such as the firewall, indexing, etc...

A:Solved: Explorer tree display curiosity, AKA Odd Windows Explorer Bug

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About a week ago, I turned on my laptop to find that Internet Explorer was freezing and crashing. When it crashed, I wouldn't get the normal Windows error reporting message, but instead Windows Explorer froze and I was forced to restart. When I restarted -- stupidly, more than 10 times in 2 hours -- the first few times, a few ad windows and anti-virus downloader screens popped up. I scanned with Housecall, and an infection with Mal-vundo came up that it couldn't repair. I downloaded SpyBot, AdAware, and AVG free, and not much popped up that I knew how to fix other than a dat file called __c001BA5E, and a few others. I tried to delete these on reboot, and it seemed to work for awhile. Soon enough, though, both explorers were crashing again. I've tried to avoid rebooting, but I can't help it. I'm not sure what else to do at this point. Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2Scan saved at 11:05:19 PM, on 07/11/2008Platform: Windows Vista SP1 (WinNT 6.00.1905)MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6001.18000)Boot mode: NormalRunning processes:C:\Windows\system32\Dwm.exeC:\Windows\system32\taskeng.exeC:\Program Files\Windows Defender\MSASCui.exeC:\Program Files\Synaptics\SynTP\SynTPEnh.exeC:\Program Files\HP\QuickPlay\QPService.exeC:\Program Files\HP\HP Software Update\hpwuSchd2.exeC:\Program Files\Hewlett-Packard\HP Quick Launch Buttons\QLBCTRL.exeC:\Pro... Read more

A:Unknown Windows Explorer/Internet Explorer instability -- Mal-Vundo?

Hello. I am PropagandaPanda (Panda or PP for short), and I will be helping you with your log.I apologize for the delay in response. We get overwhelmed with logs at times, but we are trying our best to keep up. If you have since resolved the original problem you were having, we would appreciate you letting us know. If not please perform the following so I can have a look at the current condition of your machine.You may want to keep the link to this topic in your favourites. Alternatively, you can click the button at the top bar of this topic and Track this Topic, where you can choose email notifications. The topics you are tracking are shown here.Please take note of some guidelines for this fix:Refrain from making any changes to your computer including installing/uninstall programs, deleting files, modifying the registry, and running scanners or tools. Doing so could cause changes to the directions I have to give you and prolong the time required. Further more, you should not be taking any advice relating to this computer from any other source throughout the course of this fix.If you do not understand any step(s) provided, please do not hesitate to ask before continuing. I would much rather clarify instructions or explain them differently than have something important broken.Even if things appear to be better, it might not mean we are finished. Please continue to follow my instructions and reply back until I give you the "all clean". We do not want to clean you part... Read more

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When I click computer and can see all the drives, if I right click the hard drive or either the dvd-rom drive or the dvd-rw writer drive,or anything else listed on computer it has the list open, explorer ,open with ulead photo explorer, search, etc., all of these only have the option stuck to only open with ulead photo explorer.

If I try to right click and open any of these it brings it up in Ulead photo explorer.
No options listed to open with another program.

Does anyone know how to fix this?

Is this why my dvd burner will not work?

Thank you.

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Hey guys, thanks for viewing my post... This has been going on for about 2 weeks now and I can't figure out the cause...

Every time I open "My Computer" or anything with windows explorer, everything is fine for a few seconds... then starts to slow... then explorer completely locks up and crashes without an error message... screen shows only the wallpaper for a few minutes... then explorer starts back up, icons come back, etc and all is normal again.

This only seems to happen when utilizing Windows Explorer. I've tried to change the settings on the automatic thumbnail view thinking THAT was the problem, but it always crashes before I can go in there. (Plus I haven't changed settings in that area any time recently, and I do a lot of graphics so a thumbnail preview is a must)

I assume this is just a dumb XP problem, but searching for it with terms like "windows explorer crashes" etc comes up with only Internet Explorer results... I have 1.5g of ram and a decent processor in my HP Pavilion a535w... and only since a few weeks ago have I had any problems like this. NEED HELP!

Also, ever since about a month after getting a new graphics card... sometimes it takes 1-5 tries to get my computer to boot if just recently shut off or restarted. The computer appears to come on, but it doesn't make any loading clicks, and the monitor won't turn on.

I don't think they're related, but both are equally annoying.

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A:Every time I open windows explorer, explorer must exit, crashes.

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The title says everything. 
See screenshot below for an example.
Its very annoying and i cant vind a solution
All my drivers are up to date and i tried different computers in the network and the same problem exists 

Jordy Lotgerink Bruinenberg

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SO for about a month now i have been having trouble with my computer. None of the Antirus or AD remover programs can find the problem.

While using the internet, a new window pops up displaying sometimes nothing, somethimes a search engine, sometimes something called reditty.com... And when it loads it causes Internet Explorer to crash.

Also, a strange dll. file shows up in MSCONFIG startup programs, if i click for it not to show up on next load up, then a new dll file replaces it... Also, Rundll shows up in task manager. Sometimes twice... with no programs or windows open....

My hijack this log is as follows.. SOMEBODY PLEASE HELP ME!!! im hurting here.

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 5:58:10 PM, on 3/24/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16608)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\aswUpdSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashServ.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashMaiSv.exe
C:\Program Files\Alwil Software\Avast4\ashWebSv.exe
C:\W... Read more

A:Internet Explorer Pops up in new window and fails Explorer to work. Also....

I was able to fix the problem using HiJack this and AVG Spyware remover in safemode... Actually i had to do a long list of things i found in another thread. So my problem is solved... It is linked to the WinLogin malware... A browser pops up with reditty window... If anyone else is having this problem feel free to e-mail me at [email protected] I will give you the information i recieved, and any additional help you may need.

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Hello, I really hope one of you can help...

My desktop PC has suddenly developed a niggling little problem that means it is all but useless now. When opening most programs, IE, Windows Explorer and Opera the screen gets caught in a juddering motion that seems to act like the software is switching between Restore, Full Screen and Maximize functions, at the rate of about 6 switches a second. As you can probably imagine, this means the computer is more or less useless, and it's getting very frustrating. I've called the shop where we bought it, and got the usual "It's not our problem, try system restore, or restore factory settings". Tried system restore about 3 days ago, and no matter where I try to restore to it's having none of it, and then I got stop in a lovely "Packard Bell recovery program (which includes the system restore program)" loop, that stops actually being able to boot into Windows as it goes on a restarting loop, again, and again and again, until all of a sudden it'll boot. For this reason, System Restore is now switched off so I can continue getting into Windows. Programs not affected are Media Player, Photoshop, Outlook and RealPlayer plus others.

I assume this is a software issue, but I would really like to be able to sort this without having to wipe the whole computer.... Please can anybody help!

A:Solved: Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer jumping all over the place...

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Dear Tech guys,
I badly need your support. Day before yesterday (01-Aug-06) night I upgraded the yahoo toolbar and used their norton anti spy to scan. Then I shut down the system and started to work the next day. Every thing is perfectly ok except for one thing. In Windows Explorer, on any folder or drive if I double click or open I get a crash. If I do explore then there is no problem.

Below is the dialog that comes whenever we double click or open (for eg: on C:\ or any folder in the left side pane of the windows explorer. If I just keep expanding the + of the tree no problem, only on clicking the item to open the following error occurs.)

Microsoft Visual C++ Runtime Library

program: C:\Windows\Explorer.exe

This Application has requested the Runtime to terminate it in an unusual way.
Please contact the application's support team for more information.

I am running on Windows XP SP 2. I dont have google toolbar. I have yahoo tool bar installed. I have tried uninstalling it and installing it again and other combinations as well.

I have also tried sfc /scannow as well. It did not work.

It doesnt look like any adware or spyware (yahoo's norton spyware had done a complete run and no problems in the system as reported by them).

What should I do now to get back to normal operation of windows explorer.

Thanks and Regards,
Naga Kumar S

A:Windows Explorer Runtime Error (not related to Internet Explorer)

I would un-install the Yahoo Toolbar and then put Google Toolbar in, Then I would try to download .NET framework 2.0


and install it. If it tells you that you already have it re-install it anyway.

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Hey there..

I have recently upgraded to windows 8 pro and since then my taskbar frequently crash's.. Under the eventlog it tells me that it is due to an ntdll.ddl file.. I have noticed that the crash usually happens when i have an open folder..

After looking at different forums, the faulting ntdll.dll could be caused by a faulting driver.. My laptop has switchable graphics and i am using a third party driver, could this be the problem? If not, anybody have an idea?

I have attached system info in zip.

A:Explorer.exe / ntdll.dll crash.. Explorer closes and reloads..

Yes third party drivers on switchable graphics have been a big problem, try using the drivers from the manufacturer.

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About half the time I open either Internet Explorer or Windows Explorer, explorer.exe generates an error. Then I'll try opening the program again, and it'll open up fine.

HijackThis Log (In case it helps)
Logfile of HijackThis v1.97.7
Scan saved at 1149 AM, on 12-10-04
Platform: Windows 2000 SP4 (WinNT 5.00.2195)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP1 (6.00.2800.1106)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\BroadJump\Client Foundation\CFD.exe
C:\program files\support.com\bin\tgcmd.exe
C:\Program Files\FreePicGrabber\ThumbGrab.exe
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A:Explorer.exe sometimes generates errors when opening IE or Windows Explorer

Please print out or copy this page to Notepad. Make sure to work through the fixes in the exact order it is mentioned below. If there's anything that you don't understand, ask your question(s) before proceeding with the fixes. You should not have any open browsers when you are following the procedures below.

You have an outdated version of HijackThis. Click here to get the latest version of HijackThis.

Go to My Computer->Tools/View->Folder Options->View tab and make sure that 'Show hidden files and folders' (or 'Show all files') is enabled.

For the options that you checked/enabled earlier, you may uncheck them after your log is clean. If we ask you to fix a program that you use or want to keep, please post back saying that (we don't know every program that exists, so we may tell you to delete a program that we think is bad to keep).

Please download Ad-aware SE and install it if you don't have it already. Make sure it's the newest version and check for any updates before running it. Also go here to get the plug-in for fixing VX2 variants. To run this tool, go into Ad-aware->Add-ons and select VX2 Cleaner. Then click Run Tool and OK to start it. If it's clean, it will say Status System Clean. Otherwise, you will have to click on the Clean button to remove the VX2 infection. Also make sure to customize the settings in Ad-aware for better scan results. Run the scan and fix everything that it finds.

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During boot up I've got Windows Error Reporting with the following messages: "Windows Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close".
The report contained the following data:
Error signature_______
AppName. explorer.exe AppVer:6.0.2900.3156 ModName: ntdll.dll
ModVer: 5.1.2600.2180 Offset: 000181ea

After I click either "Send report error" or "Dont send", the computer Freezes and I have toshutdown the computer using ON/OFF sw.

Same result when starting the computer in Safe mode. I've never got a chance to go past the bootup stage so cuold not access Event viewer.

Appreciate any help

Toshiba P25-S508 WinXP SP2 Zone Alarm Pro, Adaware, Spybot SD

Problem started when i turn the computer from hibernation mode.

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Hello Everyone.

I use Windows 8.1.

Until few days ago, everything was working fine. No idea what happened but whenever I open the File Explorer/Windows Explorer, it always opens minimized. Earlier I just needed to maximize it and close it so that when the next time I open it, it opens maximized. But when I do that now, it still opens minimized.

Not just that. I like to have my files and folders view to be as "large icons". But, its all in "details" view now. Earlier if something like this happened, I would change it once to "large icons" and it remained intact upon my viewing next time. However, it doesn't happen now. Inspite of changing the view settings to "large icons", they still open "details" view.

Any idea, how to solve both the issues? It would be very helpful.


A:Windows Explorer/File Explorer Always Opens Minimized

Most icons can be right-clicked, choose Properties and on the Shortcut tab click Run and change from Normal Window to Minimized or to Maximized. Yours may be set for Minimized.

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Ok so I have three problem

Explorer.exe crashing - If i click my computer, documents in a matter of seconds crashes

Internet Explorer - goes tot he webstie and after a while goes to the blank page screen.

I I search on google only on Internent Explorer Porn porn sites come up on the screen as searches with A biig X on top warning me of a virus.

Also firefox is working fine.
I rank spybot search and destroy and ran PC tools internent securty.
I don't know what it is

Logfile of Trend Micro HijackThis v2.0.2
Scan saved at 10:57:29 PM, on 9/5/2008
Platform: Windows XP SP3 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16705)
Boot mode: Normal

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\Common Files\Apple\Mobile Device Support\bin\AppleMobileDeviceService.exe
C:\Program Files\Bonjour\mDNSResponder.exe
C:\Program Files\PC Tools Internet Security\pctsAuxs.exe
C:\Program Files\PC Tools Internet Security\pctsSvc.exe
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A:Explorer.exe and Internet Explorer newest verison crashing

can anyone please help. I have school and this is beocming a problem. PLEASEEEEEEEEEEEE

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Wondering if anybody can help me with this, every time i try to enter a folder with video files i get a windows explorer message saying theres an error and needs to close, and leaves this error signature;

AppName: explorer.exe
AppVer: 6.0.2900.2180
ModName: unknown
Offset: 00000000

only started a few days ago, any comments would be very helpful, cheers.
thought id put the results from hjt up, c if it helps. REALLY doin my head in!

Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1
Scan saved at 16:32:33, on 08/05/2007
Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)
MSIE: Internet Explorer v7.00 (7.00.6000.16414)

Running processes:
C:\Program Files\QuickTime\qttask.exe
C:\Program Files\iTunes\iTunesHelper.exe
C:\Program Files\Java\jre1.5.0_03\bin\jusched.exe
C:\Program Files\Adobe\Reader 8.0\Reader\reader_sl.exe
C:\Program Files\Kodak\Kodak EasyShare software\bin\EasyShare.exe
C:\Program Files\Kodak\KODAK Software Updater\7288971\Program\Kodak Software Updater.exe
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A:Windows explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close explorer.exe

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after i downloaded internet explorer version 7.0, i restarted my computer as per direction, but after it restarted nothing will load and it says there is an explorer.exe error.

A:explorer.exe error post-Internet Explorer download

probably the exe file is corupted...try uninstalling IE7 from the add/remove proggram. Then try downloading it again to re-install.

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When I use explorer to copy or move files, Something it happen  explorer not work and need to close it.

System Windows 7 64 SP1
I upload wer

Log list?
Sig[0].Name=Application Name
Sig[1].Name=Application Version
Sig[2].Name=Application Timestamp
Sig[3].Name=Fault Module Name
Sig[4].Name=Fault Module Version
Sig[5].Name=Fault Module Timestamp
Sig[6].Name=Exception Code
Sig[7].Name=Exception Offset
UI[3]=Windows ???? ??????
UI[4]=Windows ?????????????????
LoadedModule[4]=C... Read more

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I have a problem. Everytime I try to open Internet Explorer the home page dosen't load up. The page freezes then windows explorer crashes. I get random messages from the avast, virus scanner, saying :Blocked malicious site windows32installer.com/pack/ and a bunch of numbers and letters.

I have vista 32 bit.
Please Help!

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cheers everyone...

for some reason I have deleted my internet explorer folder...
why? because everytime I opened it, there's always this "runannounce" kind of homepage, even I set my homepage to blank, it still there!!! when IE7 loads the damn thing.. IE hangs.....

I was trying to uninstall it and planned to download internet explorer 8,
but i have'nt seen any "uninstall icon" in the IE folder... so I DELETED the folder.... after deleting I installed explorer 8....

and here's what happned, when I try to launch IE 8..... there was this pop-up error that said:

"the Ordinal 58 could not be located in the dynamic link library iertutil.dll."

HELP anyone?


how do you eliminate the damn "runannounce homepage?"

A:deleted my internet explorer 7 and installed explorer beta 8

no one can help?

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there's this one thing I find windows explorer REALLY ANNOYING.

if I ever type the folder address wrong (missing a colon when my hands got sloppy) in the address bar, windows explorer automatically TURNS INTO internet explorer mode and does online search.

I don't even use IE any more except for automatic update. I wish there's a way windows explorer wouldn't automatically do it when I type the wrong folder.

I had the access disabled for internet explorer in the add/remove program, but it doesn't do jack to windows explorer from doing it

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I have tried installing (and d-loading drivers) 2 different NICs. I have the ability to connect to my network with out any problems. I am also able to connect to the Internet for a brief period of time, until i get an "IEXPLORE" error:

IEXPLORE caused an invalid page fault in
module <unknown> at 0000:baba473c.
EAX=0047fe6c CS=0167 EIP=baba473c EFLGS=00010282
EBX=00000000 SS=016f ESP=0058d8b8 EBP=0058d8cc
ECX=012186ec DS=016f ESI=01212c90 FS=34ef
EDX=01218688 ES=016f EDI=01218660 GS=0000
Bytes at CS:EIP:

I also get an "EXPLORER" error, when trying to access folders on my computer:

EXPLORER caused an invalid page fault in
module MSHTML.DLL at 0167:7ae0d386.
EAX=00c8f4c0 CS=0167 EIP=7ae0d386 EFLGS=00010246
EBX=00000001 SS=016f ESP=00c8f064 EBP=00c8f63c
ECX=00000000 DS=016f ESI=00c8f388 FS=38d7
EDX=00c8f388 ES=016f EDI=00000000 GS=0000
Bytes at CS:EIP:
8b 57 04 8b 0f 52 e8 14 da f2 ff 8b 40 24 89 46
Stack dump:
00c8f718 0132c270 00000001 7ad502fd 00c8f4c0 00000000 0132c270 00000001 00c8f10c 01828030 017514c4 017514c4 00c8f084 00000000 00c8fa0c bffc05b4

And now, when I reboot my computer i get a "MSGSRV32" error as well:

MSGSRV32 executed an invalid instruction in module MMSYSTEM.DLL at 0003:000034a6
EAX=lef70001 CS=lef7 EIP=000034a6 EFLGS=00000212.........etc........

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A:Solved: IEXPLORE/EXPLORER error, think its the NIC + Internet Explorer??

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there's this one thing I find windows explorer REALLY ANNOYING.

if I ever type the folder address wrong (missing a colon when my hands got sloppy) in the address bar, windows explorer automatically TURNS INTO internet explorer mode and does online search.

I don't even use IE any more except for automatic update. I wish there's a way windows explorer wouldn't automatically do it when I type the wrong folder.

I had the access disabled for internet explorer in the add/remove program, but it doesn't do jack to windows explorer from doing it

A:stop windows explorer from calling internet explorer

The online part there is no control over it it's based on Keywords search engines.

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Hi, I've just updated to win10 build 1607 (or whatever the latest number is) this morning and when I completed the update, I noticed the task bar constantly refreshing every 3-5 seconds. I believe the issue to be related to Daemon tools pro which keeps popping up a message saying the program is not compatible with this version of Windows. Unfortunately, when I try to uninstall it through add/remove programs in safe mode, explorer crashes and I'm unable to do so.

Is there any way to disable Daemon tools to see if it is causing my issue? I can open control panel in safe mode, but again I can't uninstall it. I can open explorer in regular mode but as soon as I right click or try to change directories, it freezes on me.


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I've never posted on a help forum before, so please bear with me.

I have a Dell Studio 1749 laptop, running Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit.

Windows Explorer is not working. That is, Windows Explorer, not Internet Explorer. It seemed like every forum I already checked this confused people. The only way I am able to communicate with you fine folks is to manually run Firefox using the Task Manager interface. Here are the things I have tried, and the things that I am incapable of trying, and why:

1.) I tried booting in safe mode. Windows Explorer still would not work.

2.) I tried booting with only the bare necessities through System Configuration (msconfig) by selecting Diagnostic Startup, but the problem still occurred when I would boot to my desktop.

3.) I tried doing a system restore to 3 days ago, before the problem ever occurred, but it simply didn't seem to take, as some software I installed just last night was still here when it booted. That was a weird one.

4.) I tried rebooting with a chkdsk /r, but I could not get this to work because in order to set that up, you need to be able to run the command prompt with administrative privileges, which I cannot because Windows Explorer is not working. (I feel that maybe there is some secret way to do a chkdsk without needing the command prompt, but I couldn't find instructions anywhere.)

5.) I tried uninstalling the software that I believe to be the culprit, which happens to be Skype. Last night I received some pictu... Read more

A:Windows Explorer (Not Internet Explorer) Causing problems

Download Microsoft Security Essentials and run it to check for any virus'.
Link: Microsoft Security Essentials - Free Antivirus for Windows

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Hello Everyone.

I use Windows 8.1.

Until few days ago, everything was working fine. No idea what happened but whenever I open the File Explorer/Windows Explorer, it always opens minimized. Earlier I just needed to maximize it and close it so that when the next time I open it, it opens maximized. But when I do that now, it still opens minimized.

Not just that. I like to have my files and folders view to be as "large icons". But, its all in "details" view now. Earlier if something like this happened, I would change it once to "large icons" and it remained intact upon my viewing next time. However, it doesn't happen now. Inspite of changing the view settings to "large icons", they still open "details" view.

Any idea, how to solve both the issues? It would be very helpful.


A:Windows Explorer/File Explorer Always Opens Minimized

This is for Vista, but 8 is similar: Change folder views and behavior

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Help! I seem to have picked up a bug somewhere that I can't seem to do anything about. The situation is as follows:Whenever I attempt to use windows explorer, i get an erroe reading "Microsoft Windows has encountered a problem and needs to shut down". Then, I am given a chance to report the bug - but regardless of what i select - i lose all my desktop icons, my toolbar, and the ability do do anything other than look at my background. I need to power down at that point and restart.I have tries running spybot, cwshredder and adaware. Norton crashes when i try to run it and when i tried re-installing, the installer crashes and won't let me continue. Microsoft INternet Explorer has also taken to really chugging aloong and is extremely slow. I also cannot download any files without the whole system crashing as noted above. Firefox does not seem to be affected.I have run hijackthis and here's the log:Logfile of HijackThis v1.99.1Scan saved at 4:35:41 PM, on 4/3/2006Platform: Windows XP SP2 (WinNT 5.01.2600)MSIE: Internet Explorer v6.00 SP2 (6.00.2900.2180)Running processes:C:\WINDOWS\System32\smss.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\winlogon.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\services.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\lsass.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\Ati2evxx.exeC:\WINDOWS\system32\svchost.exeC:\WINDOWS\System32\svchost.exeC:\Program Files\Common Files\Symantec Shared\ccSetMgr.exeC:&#... Read more

A:Windows Explorer Crashes And Microsoft Explorer Slowdown

Hi Eric and welcome to the forum. You have some junk that needs to go, and I need to run a good scanner. Since you are having trouble downloading, I will use HJT first, then you should be able to download and run the scan. Follow these directions in the posted order.1) C:\Program Files\Viewpoint\Viewpoint Manager\ViewMgr.exe View the links then I suggest you use Add Remove program to uninstall this junk.http://www.clickz.com/news/article.php/3561546http://www.greatis.com/appdata/u/v/viewmgr.exe.htmhttp://www.spywareinfo.com/newsletter/arch...4.php#viewpoint2) C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu\Programs\Startup\palstart.exe <<< this program is nasty, see this: http://www.superadblocker.com/definition/palstart/ If you see anything about in in Add Remove programs, uninstall it also.3) Open HijackThis and choose "Do a system scan only" then check the box in front of these line items:R1 - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Main,Search Bar = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/customize/...rch/search.htmlR1 - HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\SearchURL,(Default) = http://red.clientapps.yahoo.com/customize/...//www.yahoo.comR3 - Default URLSearchHook is missing(items with (no file) are not working right if at all. If you are sure they are safe, and you use them, install them again after we are done)O2 - BHO: Yahoo! Toolbar Helper - {02478D3... Read more

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Hey, I am having problems with my other computer suddenly closing both Internet Explorer and Windows Explorer applications, such as Control Panel, My Computer, etc...(Windows XP Home Edition)
When i click on either one, lets say the my computer icon, a pop up of the my computer folder thing flashes for a split second then disappears, the computer freezes for about a second, shows only the desktop, then a few seconds later the icons start appearing on my desktop and my start taskbar comes back. The screen is back to normal with no lag, but the my computer pop up is no longer there. The same thing happens with internet explorer, but it just happens alot quicker.
Does anyone know what could possibly be the problem of this, and maybe how to fix it? Thank You in advance.

A:Windows Explorer + Internet Explorer Closing Immediately...

Did you do an anti-virus scan on your PC seems like a virus problem.

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