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Ask a question and give support. Not at all -- It controls AUTOPLAY, which frankly can be considered to be a risk. Jan 31, 2012 #12 Darth Shiv TS Evangelist Posts: 1,650 +379 Interesting. Log in with Facebook Log in with Twitter Log in with Google Your name or email address: Do you already have an account?

Dismiss Notice TechSpot Forums Forums Software Windows Today's Posts Explorer.exe not responding / runningslow ByOrinath Jan 24, 2012 Post New Reply [Solved] Explorer.exe not responding / running slow I recently started Right now i get standard a thumbnail in main folders. You will need to restart windows for the scan to run at boot time. I unchecked it - it now loads instantly.

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According to a support article issued Friday, "web applications that implement consecutive modal dialog boxes may cause Internet Explorer to become slow and unresponsive over time."Microsoft issued the hotfix for Internet Explorer Lets see if it still hangs. Reply Robert Palmar June 10, 2011 at 2:23 am # It is both, of course, and CTRL+ALT+DEL explains the original typo. I changed the folder property to general items, now my folder opens like a breeze.

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  • Question is: How can you fix a folder that is opening slowly in Windows?Analyzing the underlying issue is not as easy as it sounds, as there are multiple possibilities why a
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lunarlander, Sep 2, 2011 #4 Newuser12345215 Thread Starter Joined: Feb 9, 2007 Messages: 80 Thanks for your help . Windows Explorer Lagging Windows 10 Try moving files and folders again. Either way, it’s still a headache that you’ll need to deal with either tonight or when you return to work on Monday morning.  To comment on this article and other PCWorld Jan 4, 2011 Add New Comment You need to be a member to leave a comment.

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No, create an account now. TechSpot is a registered trademark. Windows Explorer Running Slow Startup has also gotten really slow and I don't understand what the problem is. Internet Explorer 11 Slow Windows 10 CHKDSK is recovering lost files. 1 unindexed files processed.

Did it help or fix anything problematic? have a peek at these guys The indexing was crushing them.To turn it off, right click the share or drive on the host, select properties, make sure to uncheck "remove allow files on this drive to have Shell Hardware Detection I don't really know what to do from here. Again thanks . Internet Explorer Slow Loading Pages

Newuser12345215, Sep 3, 2011 #5 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies. Close Group Policy Editor. Please wait while your computer restarts. Jan 30, 2012 #8 jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,516 +640 don't think so, as HDD (even a USB attachment) is not an AUTOPLAY event - - they are MOUNTed devices.

One thing that I'd try if the folder contains a lot of files is to split the files up in two different folders, to see if that fixes the lags.What types Windows Explorer Slow Windows 10 If you see cpu usage or memory at the maximum you should investigate that issue first. Style Default Style Contact Us Help Home Top RSS Terms and Rules Copyright © TechGuy, Inc.

You’ll need to restart your PC to apply it.Unfortunately for Microsoft, Friday was one of those days you’d like to forget.

CHKDSK is verifying Usn Journal... 36619672 USN bytes processed. Ask a question and give support. Solution: In addition to item type "General" fix, get folder properties sheet, General tab, click Advanced, then UNCHECK "Allow files in this folder to have contents indexed in addition to file Internet Explorer 11 Slow And Freezes In the XP version of Windows Explorer, this was not the case which is why scanning the exact same folder contents and with the same conditions (settings like caching/indexing OFF) in

Main Sections Technology News Reviews Features Product Finder Downloads Drivers Community TechSpot Forums Today's Posts Ask a Question News & Comments Useful Resources Best of the Best Must Reads Trending Now Login now. Newuser12345215, Sep 2, 2011 #3 lunarlander Joined: Sep 21, 2007 Messages: 7,291 OK chkdsk fixed something. Also recently my computer has been freezing occasionally (it happened 3x though in the span of 5+ months which is not bad).

One example of a modal dialog box. Reply who_cares November 19, 2013 at 10:36 pm # Occasionally I come across a folder that opens very slowly. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Reply Paul(us) June 9, 2011 at 6:56 pm # Martin, i want to make the details (and not thumb) listing/setting for information in all main folders the standard.

Going into My Computer and just searching through some files takes 10x longer than normal, if not longer. Glad that it helped you out. Fortunately, Microsoft’s hotfix for Internet Explorer is a much simpler update than the registry fixes you’ll need to apply to back out of the botched August update that Microsoft began rolling Reply osman April 12, 2012 at 6:27 pm # You raise a good question "Before you make any changes, restart the computer and try accessing the folder right after the new

Jan 30, 2012 #6 jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 9,516 +640 Orinath said: ↑ So after playing around with some startup services I finally narrowed it down to a microsoft service I'll keep check disk in mind if any other problems occur to see if that helps in the future .