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Note: Please backup your registry before you apply any of the above changes so that we can revert back your system to working condition if something goes awry. Note for the Vista Users: The User Account Control (UAC) will popup for the confirmation to use the programs since they are the Administrator's programs, click Continue, and read the steps Apparently copy and paste is the only suitable method to achieve this task. If you`ve tried the userinit option,try looking for any likely suspects in these keys - HKLM\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run HKCU\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Run Also go to msconfig start up and uncheck everything except firewall/AV Sep 22, click site

wendy I have had this problem for a few months now, gradually every folder I have whether on the main drive or external drives, loses the file names. Hopefully this helps. Your cache administrator is webmaster. I followed albert3801's instructions and manage to take care of one of the my document window at startup. you can try this out

jmurr, Jan 15, 2009 #1 Sponsor Goku Joined: May 17, 2007 Messages: 1,408 Hello Jmurr. I've posted my hijackthis log below. Everywhere I look, nothing... thanksClick to expand...

Most of what it finds is required or harmless. What to do sir VG ^^ Looks like a corrupt or missing Explorer.exe file problem. I'm still getting 'My Documents' opening up as the desktop finishes refreshing, so what do you suggest I try? saikee replied Mar 7, 2017 at 10:02 AM computer displaying strange...

Now if I could get the Help and Support issue resolved all would be well. Open the folder which has this problem. 2. Solved: Windows opens to My Documents Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by jmurr, Jan 15, 2009. Page 1 of 2 1 2 Next > Advertisement jmurr Thread Starter Joined: Dec 14, 2004 Messages: 52 Suddenly “my documents” folder opens when I log on to my machine.

I even did the regedit thing and deleted the files the anti-spyware programs... On ME, I have 2 defined user profiles, plus the default desktop, kind of like a third profile. Report • Start a discussion Ask Your QuestionEnter more details...Thousands of users waiting to help!Ask now Weekly Poll Do you think Snapchat stock is a good investment? Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

thanks Sep 22, 2006 #7 Peddant TS Rookie Posts: 1,446 Nikkoman said: ..any help around? I tried to get around this by adding an additional xcopy line to directly transfer from "Thumb Drive:\MY Documents\My Pictures" to c:\User\*\Pictures. Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? What should I do?!

Does anyone know another method of doing this and making it work correctly? http://realink.org/solved-windows/solved-windows-xp-reinstall-hangs-on-setup-is-installing-windows.html Tom I had disabled indexing and that helped, but tried just once now. w/sp2. Actually its a feature to show/hide file names while in Thumbnails mode.

a couple of days ago, i caught a klon-n virus, and since my avast antivirus has been blocking it... After you have extracted the archive, you should obtain a file labeled Fix My Documents.reg. If I do so, the file may appear for a while, or it may be "missing" again the next time I open it. http://realink.org/solved-windows/solved-windows-2k-makes-all-windows-xp-machines-see-internet-gateway-in-network-connections.html Botsurf.exe came up as a trojan so I deleted that.

Jun 6, 2008 #9 SeedZero TS Rookie I'm having the same problem as Nikkoman. All rights reserved. The answer is a corrupted registry entry.

jmurr, Jan 15, 2009 #3 TheOutcaste Joined: Aug 7, 2007 Messages: 9,028 Could be something in one of the Run keys.

this work for me on Win XP :) John Xavier Thanks Machaanee ...! <3 John Thank you very much. Similar Topics "My Documents" Folder opens on "boot up" Dec 2, 2005 Folder Opens on every Boot Jan 9, 2016 Windows Folder Opens on Boot Jul 13, 2005 My documents opens Is there a way to stop it opening at start up? ashresiren Resolved HJT Threads 17 06-24-2005 07:31 PM Please, please, please could someone help me ASAP!!! :'-( I somehow got the motor-media.net and popuppers.com c*** installed on my computer and it's

Right-click in empty area and uncheck "View -> Hide File names" option. 3. If you experienc the explorer.exe boot problems, do the same thing and type in the following: C:\Windows\Explorer.exe Then exit the editing dialog window, export the new Registry as a backup as jmurr, Jan 16, 2009 #13 TheOutcaste Joined: Aug 7, 2007 Messages: 9,028 Question is is it just SP2 on a CD, or XP with SP2 integrated in? my review here You may also...

Paste the log in your next reply. I am really stuck. Answer Yes to the prompt and sometime later another dialog box will pop up informing you that the operation was successful. Nothing in msconfig, nothing in Startup folder, I even checked a few registry keys, and still nothing.

Jerry TheOutcaste, Jan 16, 2009 #14 jmurr Thread Starter Joined: Dec 14, 2004 Messages: 52 There is soooooo much to learn. Copy and paste the contents of the Notepad window in your next reply. Thanks. grr...

If it's not this, anybody got any idea what /might/ be the problem? Totally fixed my problem! Join the community here. Here is a copy of my latest HJT log.

Thanks wendy I have had this problem for a few months now, gradually every folder I have whether on the main drive or external drives, loses the file names. Software ▼ Security and Virus Office Software PC Gaming See More... Did you try to take ownership of the folder? This guide walks you though Using Autostreamer to slipstream a Service Pack.

Best wishes, Martin J Reports: · Posted 6 years ago Top lancex95 Posts: 120 This post has been reported. Even if you know what the program is, you may want to check it, especially if you didn't install it in the Temp folder on purpose Jerry TheOutcaste, Jan 16,