Method 6 — Third-Party Software Some Acer computers have an annoying piece of software called SmartStart that will take anything you open after loading Windows and have it start automatically the next time you login. This can sometimes be fixed by running the system file checker that attempts to repair important Windows files. I can't run event viewer to see- get a Microsoft error. On top of the Task Manager window, click File and choose Run new task. Next, click Check for updates and make sure to install any pending updates. We need to restart explorer.
Then re-enable the programs one by one to see which one is actually causing this problem. Right-click on the drive which is not being able to produce search results. Browse other questions tagged or. Please try to perform a clean boot to troubleshoot whether the issue is caused by a third party service. In short Search feature of File Explorer is not working and no items will match your search. However, Microsoft Edge is a totally new browser from Microsoft and it is not the same as Internet Explorer that you were so used to for all these years.
Open Command Prompt using the above method. Go to Restart tab, and tap on Restart button at the bottom of the dialog box. I have also restore to a version four months back, to a time when it was working, but alas it still does not work. On the next window, click on Turn Windows Features On or Off Link. Method 8: Run netsh and winsock reset 1. Then locate Windows Explorer in the list and then right-click on it. I have some ideas of the problems, but the fixes can be a chore.
Press Windows+X and go to Command Prompt Admin. With all the above it leads me to thinking that something isn't working right with explorer and is getting stuck, question is what and how do I diagnose this? Try doing it in safe mode? You can just right click on Internet Explorer Icon and choose pin to taskbar. I puzzled over the nomenclature for a moment before realizing what TermoZour meant, and thought I'd post this to help others who might misunderstand. Since you upgraded from windows 7, there are a lot of installed components which could be causing this issue. Please advise as to the next course of action. Method 4: Search the Contents of Your Files 1.
Hope you find the fix useful! Now type the username and password for the new account and click Next. Above are all troubleshooters we find to fix Windows 10 File Explorer not working error. Even if a virus is not attacking explorer. After a reboot everything comes back to as it. Method 5: Restart File Explorer in Task Manager 1. This should help you fix the problem. Start typing Internet Explorer in the Windows 10 search bar next to the start button.
Method 4 — Restore Previous Folders Windows Explorer has this option called Restore previous folders, which will do exactly that when you logon. Under the Display category, change the size of your text, apps and other items to 100%, 125%, or 200%. Rename the file File Explorer and then click Finish to save the name. Check to see if you can access to File Explorer now. Method 6: Clear File Explorer Cache 1.
Please try to login in safe mode and check the issue again. After that I tried to copy the explorer file into the startup folder but that didnt work as well. This may happen because explorer. I finally had the issue happen to me when logging into a suite computer, waited the 10 mins and got the black screen. I checked task manager and noticed that windows explorer wasn't running.
Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. Any further help would be appreciated. Method 4: Reset Apps to Microsoft Default 1. Pin Internet Explorer to Taskbar in Windows 10 Internet Explorer is most likely installed on your computer in case it was upgraded to Windows 10 from an earlier version of Windows. I installed the update using the upgrade tool and the installation process went smoothly, but once it finished I was stuck at the login screen for a while before logging in to a black screen with a cursor. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact.