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Why window explorer takes so looooong to respond

  freefx 08:43 22 Jan 04

When i right click a file, it takes ages for the windows to respond. does anybody know why is that?
When i open windows tasl manager, its says the related folder is not responding

Computer is working fine.

o/s Windows XP Pro

  MichelleC 09:02 22 Jan 04

There's probably a corrupt system file: command prompt, type sfc /scannow (note space) and pop in xp disc.

  freefx 09:19 22 Jan 04

i have reinstalled xp using repair option, still the same

  MichelleC 09:29 22 Jan 04

Is it all files or just some?

  freefx 09:41 22 Jan 04

all files in this folder and some others but some are ok

  freefx 09:43 22 Jan 04

some text files(.txt) also take ages

  TommyRed 10:00 22 Jan 04

Could you have spyware onboard or a dialler, run spybot and ad-aware click here click here HTH TR

  freefx 10:08 22 Jan 04

iam going to download adware and have a scan to see if it helps

  freefx 10:18 22 Jan 04

Scanned adware and it comes back saying there are 164 object recofnized , asked if i want to remove them.shall I? Have a look at the san results.vendors are from My Search, My way speedbar, Gator, Alexa, Cydor, Savenow, Windows(type Reg Data),Trackinf cookies, other. Have to list them here as i do not what the are.

Any advice please

  MichelleC 10:56 22 Jan 04

I always delete any spyware, but you can quarantine them so if there's a prob you can fix.

  freefx 12:46 22 Jan 04

i have deleted all the reported spywares but the problem with my window explorer still there...

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