end programme - explorer.exe

  Dannyb 07:43 04 Nov 2005

Every time I close down my PC I get a box appear with the message "End programme explorer.exe" so I wait for the blue line to run across. When the blue reaches the other side another box appears which reads "this programme is not responding..." I then have two options, End now or Cancel. I end it and the PC then shuts down. Can anybody tell me how to sort this out. I have Windows XP home installed.

  howard63 09:00 04 Nov 2005

I have seen this from time to time and it seems to sort itself out after a few normal starts and stops.

  Dannyb 08:59 06 Nov 2005

It's been like it for several weeks now and has'nt sorted itself out yet. Really frustrating though.

  Chegs ® 09:10 06 Nov 2005

Start/Run....SFC /SCANNOW

  Dannyb 09:15 06 Nov 2005

Thanks Chegs, but, is that the correct entry 'cos it didn't work for me

  VoG II 09:17 06 Nov 2005
  De Marcus™ 09:18 06 Nov 2005

You need to put a space between sfc and /scannow

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