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thanks Nov 22, 2007 #1 Teranius TS Rookie Posts: 115 dont know whether this will work but your welcome to try. It would be recording fine at 5-6% and then the system utilization would greatly increase. I found another case -- do you know when you click the START button it displays icons for frequent or recently used applications? I had bookmarked several network locations with UNC paths (\\server\share\…) and some of them were very slow or unaccessible. http://roguewb.com/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-error-win2000-pro.html

Explorer tried to show the context menu but it couldn't, because it needed some information from the service that wasn't running. I have for a long time used an older version of Paint Shop Pro as my picture viewer because it has the features I need and the convenience of the fact Join over 733,556 other people just like you! PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows 2000 > Microsoft Windows 2000 Applications > Home Home Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Articles Articles https://forums.techguy.org/threads/windows-explorer-crashes-in-win2000.161611/

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  1. I'm not a registry expert and I didn't want to leave registry incoherent, so I reinstalled PGP. 9/19/2005 5:39:00 PM by Anonymous # re: The Case of the Intermittent (and Annoying)
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  6. I found after some digging that there is no way to easily manage default icon associations through any supported means in the Explorer UI.
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Just click the sign up button to choose a username and then you can ask your own questions on the forum. and many of the shells are very viable. 5/12/2006 5:25:00 PM by Dave Bacher # re: The Case of the Intermittent (and Annoying) Explorer HangsWhat a Godsend!I had been stuck for No change. I don’t know how we can proceed if there is no regmon/filemon in the world…… 9/6/2005 10:32:00 AM by Anonymous # re: The Case of the Intermittent (and Annoying) Explorer HangsI

Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! The resulting trace looked like this:Aha! I wonder if the explorer is trying to locate those files which cannot be found and take up so many time for doing that.Thank youSimon 7/4/2006 1:25:00 PM by Anonymous # Windows Explorer was getting painfully slow to use on this PC and I had no idea why.

unforetunately i dont know 2000 that well Nov 22, 2007 #4 Amebaid TS Rookie Topic Starter well .. Since the taskbar is hung, this simply doesn't work…"You can also get to Task Manager by pressing [CTRL]+[SHIFT]+[ESC]ape - 99% of the time this works. Your writing (both code and words) continues to be an invaluable resource for those of us who like to tinker under Windows' hood.Take care,Dan Farino 9/29/2005 10:41:00 PM by Dan Farino Advertisements Latest Threads trouble installing unity web player anyname posted Mar 17, 2017 at 5:48 PM St Patrick's Day Becky posted Mar 17, 2017 at 3:43 PM Review round up -

Find the extension you want to change and click advanced. http://www.techspot.com/community/topics/windows-explorer-side-bar-win-2000.92547/ disabled it, and the problems gone. One or two times of killing explorer.exe and running it again helped.After I've removed Corel files from my desktop those things stopped.May be this story can help someone else. 8/31/2005 3:04:00 I see some bloggers, e.g.

Several of the files on my desktop were made in CorelDraw with dynamically drawn icons. http://roguewb.com/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-crashes-every-5-seconds.html Already have an account? Please join our friendly community by clicking the button below - it only takes a few seconds and is totally free. Advertisement In Windows, there is a straightforward option in Windows Explorer under Tools > Folder Options > View > Launch Folder Windows in a Separate Process (Not to be confused with

Then I started re-enabeling them one-by-one, until the hang reappeared (and the faulty part thus was identified). Ask a question and give support. After some easy initial steps (like Googling the error code) failed, I had to attach WinDbg to IE and actually debug what was happening. http://roguewb.com/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-crashes-with-avi-files.html It has always been very inciteful.

You will notice that the display will seize up momentarily as it tries to fill in the icons (this blocking is caused because it is on the main thread). Open any folder then select tools -> folder options Then select file types tab. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password?

Well, Winimage likes to add icons to the context menu, and it references those icons by intelligently using the location it launched from.

And the annonying 100%-CPU-for-minutes problem disappeared.Thanks you all for these wonderful tools. 7/12/2006 3:28:00 PM by Vincent Yin # re: The Case of the Intermittent (and Annoying) Explorer HangsThis is a Similar Topics Win 7 Explorer (computer) address bar format.. THANX! %)all theese topics do not helps me - in my 2003 problem with second-level context menues…open with > (must be next menu)but hungs about 1 min…most context handlers is disabled, I consider it as a PGP bug but anyway, explorer would behave better if it ran the context menu in a separate thread. 9/19/2005 7:41:00 AM by Anonymous # re: The

After that the system ran well for sometime. 12/1/2005 6:39:00 AM by scotty # re: The Case of the Intermittent (and Annoying) Explorer HangsYou mean Explorer isn't malware? 12/16/2005 1:24:00 PM And it registered a service, PGPServ.exe. Log in or Sign up Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Computer problem? http://roguewb.com/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-crashes-with-ntdll-dll.html patmac replied Mar 18, 2017 at 12:35 AM Replacement For Failed Laptop...

Thanks. If you're having a computer problem, ask on our forum for advice. We’ve all experienced Explorer hangs and the first few I wrote off to standard Explorer flakiness. The on-screen display should always display valid and timely status information.

Even browsing local folders was slow, for example sometimes I had to wait 1-2 seconds to just open a folder with 2-3 files in it. Disabling some entries might help.Does anyone know how to change the above described network timeout? 11/13/2005 7:21:00 AM by DietrichBubenheim # re: The Case of the Intermittent (and Annoying) Explorer HangsYes, PC Review Home Newsgroups > Windows 2000 > Microsoft Windows 2000 Applications > Windows Explorer Crashes Discussion in 'Microsoft Windows 2000 Applications' started by Noel Matthews, Sep 16, 2004.