explorer

  fire 11:29 21 Jul 09
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after using avg i seemed to have lost explorer.exe and need to replace it or find it....any help please

  lotvic 11:52 21 Jul 09

can you explain a bit more please and what OS is it? XP or Vista?

  fire 22:29 21 Jul 09

hi im running xp and cant get access to start menu etc....

  CurlyWhirly 12:22 22 Jul 09

Have you tried typing in explorer.exe in Windows Task Manager ?

It used to work for me when I was on XP.

I'm working from memory but I think the RUN command was in the FILE menu (I'm on Vista now)

  Terry Brown 13:08 22 Jul 09

Create a shortcut to C:\windows\explorer.exe on your desktop.
That will call the Explorer routine.

It is posible you have malware blocking Explorer from running, in which case I would suggest running programs like A2free (virus checker), Spybot, Adaware to remove any malware from your system.
If your system has been damaged, you may need to run a repair, for that you will need the XP CD.
Terry

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