Get Help with File Explorer in Windows 10

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If You have problems with windows 10 file explorer ,or hangs when right clicks, so here are few solutions to Get Help with File Explorer in Windows 10.

Run Netsh and Winsock Reset

1. Run Command Prompt as Administrator. You can do so by pressing Windows Key + X and choosing Command Prompt (admin) from the menu. In addition, you can type CMD in the Search bar and Right Click the Command Prompt and choose Run as Administrator.

2. Type Netsh in Command Prompt and press Enter.

Command Prompt

3. Next type Winsock reset into command prompt and hit Enter to run it.

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Command Prompt 24. After the process is completed you will be notifies and restart your computer for changes to take effect.

You can also try Solution 2 to fix problems with File Explorer in Windows 10 bellow this.

Uninstall KB3081449 and KB3081448 Updates

Update KB3081449 was the cause of the issue, so let’s see how to delete it.

1. Go to Settings and find Windows Update.
2. Next go to Advanced Options > View Your Update History > Uninstall Updates.
3. Find Update KB3081449 and Uninstall it. if this doesn’t help, find update KB3081448 and Uninstall it as well.

OK, I hope 2 Solutions Get Help with File Explorer in Windows 10 can fix error your Windows 10, and see more tutorials Get Help in Windows 10 to fix your problems.

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20 Comments

  1. How do I register the pics in my picture file. When I click on a pic in the picture file, a window comes up that says Class not registered and it will not open.

  2. i’m trying to download photos from the disc from my camera to a folder in my pictures file and keep getting access denied

  3. Windows 10 explorer
    Search is not working; example looking for word ‘cedar’ and i physically see a few documents with cedar in it’s name and it can’t find any. tried looking up the file designator like .doc and .jpg with no success either. ideas??

  4. How do I register the my videos. When I click on a video that was transfer from my cellphone, a window comes up that says “Class Not Registered” and it will not open. My transferred pictures will open but not the videos.

    • 1.Click the Start button, type Disk Cleanup in the Search box, and then click Disk Cleanup. (If you’re prompted to select a drive, select the drive you just installed Windows on, and then click Next.)

      2.Click Clean up system files. (If you’re again prompted to select a drive, select the drive you just installed Windows on, and then click Next.

      3.Select Previous Windows installation(s) and any other categories of files you want to delete.

      4.Click OK and then click Delete Files.

  5. trying to copy photo cd to my hard drive on my computer…please help…keeps saying insert cd in drive…it is…?

    • Stage 1
      Please do all the below even if you have done some before as it is often the total
      process which solves the issue.

      Try this – Control Panel – Device Manager – CD/DVD – double click the device – Driver’s Tab –
      click Update Drivers (this will likely do nothing) – then RIGHT CLICK the drive – UNINSTALL –
      REBOOT this will refresh the default driver stack. Even if drive is not shown continue
      below.

      Then work your way through these – remember the drive could be bad, could have a loose
      cable or slight corrosion on the contacts (usually for a laptop) and other issues.

      Your CD drive or DVD drive is missing or is not recognized by Windows or other programs
      http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314060 – a Mr Fixit

      Your CD drive or DVD drive is missing or is not recognized by Windows or other programs –
      a Mr Fixit
      http://support.microsoft.com/kb/982116

      The CD drive or the DVD drive does not work as expected on a computer that you upgraded
      to Windows Vista
      http://support.microsoft.com/kb/929461

      When you insert a CD or a DVD, Windows Vista may not recognize the disc
      http://support.microsoft.com/kb/939052

      Your CD or DVD drive cannot read or write media – A Mr Fixit
      http://support.microsoft.com/gp/cd_dvd_drive_problems

      CD/DVD drive does not appear in Windows Vista, or you receive this error during Windows
      Vista setup after booting from the DVD (AHCI)
      http://support.microsoft.com/kb/952951

      CD-R drive or CD-RW drive is not recognized as a recordable device
      http://support.microsoft.com/kb/316529/

      Hardware devices not detected or not working – A Mr Fixit
      http://support.microsoft.com/gp/hardware_device_problems

      Another possibility is that the cables are loose. Remove ALL power, then check cables in both
      ends. Remove and replace, do not just snug. For laptops you can often clean the power and
      data contacts with a pencil eraser.

      Some DVD drives do not use the Windows default drivers so check with the System maker and
      device maker to see if there is firmware or drivers for your drive if needed.

      Stage 2
      You could have drive issues as the CD/DVD is actually 4 drives in 1 case ( CD & DVD
      burn and CD and DVD read). So it is not unusual for 1 or 2 parts to not function while the others
      do so properly.

      Did you complete the troubleshooter for the drive that still does not work? There are some
      registry entries that the troubleshooter does not fix and those “might” be the cause.

      Check with your System Maker and Device maker for both possible firmware updates and
      the correct Registry entries for your drive.

      These are the keys I think are the ones in question – for the CD/DVD drive sub-keys of course
      as there will other sub-keys in these keys. Be sure to ask for specific keys involved as well as
      the settings.

      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Enum\IDE

      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Hardware Profiles\0001\System\CurrentControlSet\Enum\IDE

      HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SYSTEM\CurrentControlSet\Control\Class\{4D36E965-E325-11CE-BFC1-08002BE10318}

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