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File Explorer loading window slow?

  1. #1

    Posts : 209
    Windows 8.1 (HOME not Pro) 64bit

    File Explorer loading window slow?

    I've seen this before but I can't remember why it is happening and how to revert back to normal..

    when I open certain folders (even on my own 840 EVO SSD) explorer takes too long to show me the files.. like it has to build them again or something..

    there is 106 files in this particular folder.. why doesn't it show up near instant.. it took atleast 4 seconds or more to show this folder..

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    i may have changed a settings i shouldn't have while tweaking my system..

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  2. #2

    Posts : 209
    Windows 8.1 (HOME not Pro) 64bit

    nobody had this issue before?

    I know there is something windows is doing to check the files before showing them instantly.. i just don't know what settings that is.. someone must have had this before??
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  3. #3

    Posts : 683
    Win 8.1.1 Pro x64

    I had this issue along with many others for years since Vista, until I have moved to Explorer++.

    Try to do this: Network - Add or Remove from Navigation Pane in Windows 8 Explorer
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