file explorer

  1. billaston21

    My internet is dropping whenever I open a folder on my pc

    Whenever I open file explorer my internet connection drops to 0 for 5 seconds or so and then comes back. I have tried to fix this issue many times but any solution I found on the internet didn't work for me. I have tried all kinds of stuff like updating drivers, deleting suspicious programs...
  2. F

    File explorer search problem

    On my version of windows whenever I search for a specific word in my files (that have PDFs in them) it usually shows which PDFs have the word in them. but recently it has not shown those PDFs with the word in them I've done everything I can think of from ending the search and turning it on...
  3. L

    File Explorer Crashing When Right-Clicking

    For the last several months, I've been having issues with my File Explorer crashing on me when I make a right-click of any kind. Until now, I figured I could put a day aside and watch a few tutorials, but it doesn't seem like anyone else has the same exact issue I do. This issue presents itself...
  4. GeorgeJ2001

    File Explorer Not Opening

    Hey, I have a gaming PC, and have had for a few years, and when I go to university I leave it at home. However, since I have been home, the file explorer is not opening, and whenever I try to open it, it restarts the task bar. Also, when I am in a program that requires me to save a file, where...
  5. S

    Can't browse the network when mapping a drive

    I've been noticing lately that when I set up a new server (could be Server 2012, 2016), and connect Windows 10 Pro workstations to the domain, if I try to map a networked drive, I can't browse the network to zero in on the source. So although I can type in the path (For example...
  6. A

    Windows 10 computers Not seeing each other on the network

    Good Morning everyone. I have been dealing with these computers for a week now and haven't made any progress. We have a small network at my office that has a total of 10 computers. 9 of the computers are workstations and the 10th is a "server" of sorts. Not like a traditional server, we just...
  7. B

    Change name

    Hey i bought a new PC but some weeks later i have a Problem. I dont know how but all the Permament files like , Photo,Videos,Download,,Music.. are known now as Document(look the Photo down).I dont know how could this happen. I watch some yt videos but it didnt help me. And i try to reset it but...
  8. U

    File Disappeared From Folder

    A strange thing happened today with a file I downloaded. I don't know if this belongs here or in the networking forum, but I'll try to provide as much detail as possible. I work with a Windows 10 computer that is part of a network. There is a 'shared drive' which all of the computers have...
  9. K

    Windows explorer not recognizing external hard drives

    My computer all of a sudden stopped showing any usb external drives in file explorer. It shows up under "safely eject hardware" and allows me to eject it. And when I go to device manager it shows up as one of the disk drives and when I run troubleshoot it says it's working fine. But it just...
  10. O

    File Explorer using high CPU even in Safe Mode

    Hi, I'm having problems with File Explorer on my laptop as it's taking up lots of processing power and is not opening some specific audio files. [My computer is running on Windows 10 with a Core i5-6200 U Processor and 8 GB of RAM.] Over the past day, whenever I use File Explorer it at some...
  11. erfankm7

    My files are missing when i open THIS PC twice

    Hi, please help me to fix this bug I reset windows explorer from task manager , first it fix and This Pc shows everything but in the second time all of my files are missing
  12. D

    Disk Usage Spike When Opening File Explorer

    Hello! I seem to be having trouble with my systems file explorer, whenever I try and open it my computer slows down, the disk usage goes to 100% and then it crashes and restarts. I don't know what to do, iv'e tried turning off Windows Search and even tried disabling Windows Defender but it...
  13. B

    duplicate file explorer folders

    for some reason in my "D" Drive there are duplicate folders for music videos downloads documents under Basem Khawaja(my name ,user's folder? )this user's folder is listed or opens up when I click on my name on the desktop folder(Basem Khawaja) also they are listed separately too . I would like...
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    Windows File Explorer Issues!

    Hello! So for the past couple months I have been having this annoying as heck issue. If I right click in file explorer or try to open something in file explorer or even sometimes just clicking in general, ythe program will stop responding. And it will never respond again. My only option is to...
  15. L

    File seen in Windows explorer can't be executed

    Windows says it can't find the file even though it's displayed. Why? How do I fix it?
  16. lyndacatt

    Windows 10 File Explorer not working

    Thought I would share this. After the last upgrade of Windows 10, the File Explorer stopped working. I found a way around it. Go into Control Panel, then Administrative tools, then you will be able to find your files. Found this AFTER I had spoken to Microsoft techs who had no idea what was...