Cannot access My Computer

  Newuser3605 22:03 09 Jan 10
Locked

Hello,

Everything else seems to be working ok.
When I click on My Computer all I get is a moving torch. This means that I cannot access Programs ( I think).

Has anyone any ideas? Many thanks.

  ame 22:11 09 Jan 10

If you go to Control Panel : System do you get the same problem?

  Newuser3605 22:34 09 Jan 10

Thanks ame.

No. It goes there without any problem and works immediately on everything clicked.

  ame 22:38 09 Jan 10

Sorry - was thinking of right click on My Computer

If you're using Xp, this may be of use:- click here

If you've installed or deleted some hardware/software/system files just before this happened, you can try System Restore.

  ame 22:49 09 Jan 10

Similar help here click here if System Restore doesn't work. Be careful, though.

  Newuser3605 23:38 09 Jan 10

Many thanks for all the advice.
I checked on the sites and followed the advice to disonnect my scanner. This worked. Strange though.
It's a big relief and the solution would not even be considered if it had not been suggested.
Cheers.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Nintendo Switch review: Hands-on with the intuitive modular console and its disappointing games…

1995-2015: How technology has changed the world in 20 years

Method Studios' title sequence for BBC series Taboo is truly unsettling

Best Pages for iOS tips | How to use Pages for iPad & iPhone: 7 simple tips to get more out of…