Opening My Documents from start bar causes.......

  cdb 17:32 27 May 03

a windows explorer problem and it has to shut down. If I goto start ->my computer -> my documents it opens ok, but I don't want to have to do this everytime. Any ideas? I run windows xp.

  Elrond 17:38 27 May 03

Right click on the problem shortcut and go into properties then check the target. Make sure it is set to the destination of your My Documents folder i.e

C:\Documents and Settings\"Your Name"\My Documents

  cdb 17:41 27 May 03

It opens the document folder then about 2-3secs later it tells me windows explorer has encountered a problem and needs to shut down.

  cdb 20:59 27 May 03


  cdb 13:33 05 Sep 03

just for info, it was a corrupt file in the my documants folder that crashed windows explorer every time.

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