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    Windows Explorer Crashing (Vista Home Premium)

    Hi,
    Complete newbie here.
    I have a new PC running Vista Home premium. I am continually getting a freeze on Windows Explorer when trying to open anything from the Start Menu. Every action has to be repeated to make progress and the " windows explorer has stopped working" and subsequent messages don't tell me anything.
    I have seen a previous thread on this which does not really provide an answer. Unwittingly I appear up to date on patches.
    Could someone please give an indication if there could be a conflict with Office 2003 or any other pre Vista software. The Microsoft help pages don't seem to want recognise any issues with Windows Explorer.
    Any help would be much appreciated

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    Re: Windows Explorer Crashing (Vista Home Premium)

    Welcome to Woody's Lounge!

    There can be many causes for Windows Explorer crashing. You'll find some troubleshooting tips in Troubleshooting Windows Explorer Errors

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