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Delays finding "My Computer" and "Windows Explorer"

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by Thunderbird72, Oct 15, 2007.

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  1. Thunderbird72

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    Looking for some help. My wife's toshiba satellite laptop takes forever searching when you try to access My Computer or Windows Explorer. This happens from the desktop icon or thru the start menu. It seems to be searching for something that isn't there.

    She is running XP Home OEM edition. Version 2002. computer has Celeron M processor 1.2 GB of ram. Being used for surfing, digital camera picture downloading, itunes, MS Office stuff. there is alot of Toshiba stuff in the add/delete list. not sure what is necessary and what isn't.

    Thanks.

    PS checked MS database. it said to go into Adminstrator services and stop WIA. I checked this and it is already stopped on this computer.
     
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