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Cannot access Windows explorer

by mrflip / July 22, 2004 7:18 AM PDT

I'm trying to access my windows explorer and keep getting a "illegal operation, this program must shut down" window. No matter how I try to access this program, it's always the same. Any ideas?

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My guess. Mr. Spyware.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / July 22, 2004 8:20 AM PDT

But do look up IEFIX on since it will automate much of the repairs that can be done without much ado.

And read to get a fast lesson about our new guest at the table of PC Plagues. We already have Mr. Virus, Trojan and Mr. Spam. Let's welcome our latest addition... Mr. Spyware.

In closing, when you fix it, please consider using an alternative browser such as Firefox to help keep these pests out.


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Re: Cannot access Windows explorer
by vandetail / July 23, 2004 10:00 AM PDT

i am curious to know if have a solution yet. i have same problem without error message i cannot access any programs folders at all


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