Windows 10: File Explorer Crashes

Discus and support File Explorer Crashes in Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade to solve the problem; I just got the latest Windows 10 update and now File Explorer crashes. If I double-click a file to open it, then it does not respond. If I right-click... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Installation and Upgrade' started by Tanis306, Apr 15, 2019 at 8:07 PM.

  1. Tanis306 Win User

    File Explorer Crashes


    I just got the latest Windows 10 update and now File Explorer crashes. If I double-click a file to open it, then it does not respond. If I right-click a file, it does not respond. This happened to me before I I wiped my computer clean and reinstalled Windows. I do not want to have to do a reinstall every time there is an update. Please help. I need to be able to open files from File Explorer.

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  2. Windows Explorer crashing due to large files

    thats wierd... iv never had a large file crash explorer before....


    and i have files ranging upto 80GB...
     
  3. File Explorer crashes.

    Hi John,

    The crash issue that you are experiencing with File Explorer can occur due to several reasons, such as, corrupted system files, missing system files, etc. To better assist you, kindly answer the following questions:

    • When did the issue start? Have you made any significant changes to your computer before the issue started?
    • Are you getting any error messages?
    • Have you taken any troubleshooting steps yet? If yes, what are the troubleshooting steps that you've taken so far? This is for us to avoid providing the same steps.

    We look forward to your response.
     
  4. Jaune Bel Win User

    File Explorer Crashes

    Windows explorer (File explorer) Keeps crashing

    Hi,

    For us to know more about this issue, kindly answer the following questions:

    • Are you getting any error messages whenever the File Explorer crashes?
    • Are you experiencing other issues aside from this after the update?

    We suggest that you check on this article on
    How to perform a clean boot in Windows
    and try to open the Windows File Explorer again. If the issue still persists, you can check on this

    link
    and try the second method given by ThofikAhamad.

    Let us know how it goes.
     
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