Windows 10: File Explorer Crashing

Discus and support File Explorer Crashing in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; Hello, so i am trying to open file explorer on my laptop from the start menu and where it is pinned on the start menu. When i do this, file explorer... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by Davnav899, Jul 28, 2016.

  1. Davnav899 Win User

    File Explorer Crashing


    Hello, so i am trying to open file explorer on my laptop from the start menu and where it is pinned on the start menu. When i do this, file explorer opens for a couple of seconds and closes on both. When this happens, I also hear the hard drive make a noise inside. I can however access my files through a different dirrectory such a a C:/ shortcut i have on my desktop. I have an Asus GL752. I dont know what is causing this but any help is greatly appreciated.
    Update: so, it only closes when i try to open quick access within file explorer
    Update#2: i fixed it, i had to open file explorer where it didnt open to quick access, go to file, and folder options and clear file explorer history

    :)
     
    Davnav899, Jul 28, 2016
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  2. File Explorer has gone crazy after last nights upgrade.

    My only has icons instead of full descriptions. I can not get back to a point where I have tabs that actually say something. Please tell me how to get my view repaired? help... Help.... HELP!!!
     
    File Explorer, Jul 28, 2016
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  3. StuMac52 Win User
    Windows 10 File Explorer Crashing and Restarting On All 4 Of My Computers

    I began using Explorer++ because File Explorer is near unusable. Unfortunately, it wasn't perfect either because it still caused explorer to crash when Explorer++ would use File Explorer or shell functions. When I did a re-install of Windows 10, I did not
    install Explorer++ until File Explorer started failing. For test purposes, I've delete Explorer++ it and cleaned up the registry (there's no install/uninstall app).

    When I open "Recent Items" in %userprofile%\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows, explorer crashes.

    In Safe Mode, opening Recent Items does not cause explorer to crash however, it still crashes when creation a folder and still shows double libraries etc.
     
    StuMac52, Jul 28, 2016
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