Problem modifying folders with XP

  djtom12 19:34 23 Apr 05


I have been experiencing problems with trying to rename, create or delete folders in XP Home. Whenever I tried to do this, explorer would simply crash on me. I found a way to resolve it by removing SP2, and all works well, however if I proceed to reinstall SP2, the same problem happens again. Anybody have any suggestions on how to overcome this or is it just a glitch with SP2? Thanks.

  stalion 19:41 23 Apr 05

Hi,make of pc please

  djtom12 19:45 23 Apr 05

Actually, it's custom built by myself but here are the specs:

AMD Athlon XP 3200+
1536MB DDR400 RAM
120GB Samsung HDD w/ 7MB Buffer
ATI Radeon 9600 SE 256MB
Creative Sound Blaster Live 5.1 sound card
XP Home SP1 currently

  Number 7 22:22 23 Apr 05

Have a look here click here

After following Microsoft's advice, try an install of SP2 in Safe Mode.

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