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Start Orb + Windows Explorer not working?

  1. #1


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8 Beta

    Start Orb + Windows Explorer not working?


    I'm running the new Windows 8 beta (7989) and all was going completely fine. Until I turn on my computer today to see the start orb does not work when I click it. Not only that, but I cannot open any folder or anything like that.

    Any ideas?

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  2. #2


    Kansas
    Posts : 124
    WDP 8 x86


    How about starting in safe mode? If that works you may be able to uninstall what ever has messed up your explorer like a blue pill or the red one. Or maybe try to use search. If that will work then type in sfc scan now and try that for some corruption correction. Good luck to you with your install of Windows 8

    SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker - Windows 7 Forums
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  3. #3


    Posts : 2
    Windows 8 Beta


    Safe mode yields no luck

    I'd trying the SFC /SCANNOW thing right now. I'll let you know how it goes
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