Vista explorer.exe doesnt load on startup

Joe - Jul 22, 2009 at 12:21 PM
 Blocked Profile - Jul 22, 2009 at 12:48 PM
im running windows vista service pack 1
and every time i startup i have to run explorer.exe
ive even tried making a new account but it did the same thing does anyone know how i can change the registry
so it runs on startup it does open explorer.exe asin the document folder but thats it no icons and no toolbar
regards Joe

1 response

Blocked Profile
Jul 22, 2009 at 12:48 PM
hey there,

Run safe mode ( press F8 when computer starts )

Select safe mode

Then Open System Restore by clicking the Start button , clicking All Programs, clicking Accessories, clicking System Tools, and then clicking System Restore.‌ If you are prompted for an administrator password or confirmation, type the password or provide confirmation.

Select a date when your computer last run normally

Click next

Let the process to complete and restart computer