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sp2 problem

p4 @ 2ghz
786 mb ram
xp pro

Before installing SP2 I had no problems.

After installing sp2, whenever I double-click or right-click > Explore My Computer, it takes a few minutes to show the contents of My Computer. When I right-click on My Computer and hit Explore, the left pane shows as usual but the right-pane shows the flashlight icon and the status bar says "searching for items . . ." The cursor is an hourglass. After a few minutes everything is normal.

Anyone else having this problem? Anyone know anything about this?

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Does it happen in Safe Mode ? If not, it's time for :

Q310353 -"How to Perform a Clean Boot in Windows XP"

Good Luck,


Trying to unweave, unwind, unravel
And piece together the past and the future,

T. S. Eliot

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Read this if you have a canon multipass printer/scanner/copier. If you have this product, just go to canon's site, look for your product model's patch, download the patch and install it.

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