Files and folders encountered an error Tags: Configuration Windows Explorer Windows XP Last response: May 13, 2012 12:32 PM in Windows XP Share johnny123 May 13, 2012 3:16:13 AM Hello, I have a problem when im opening files or folders it says Windows Explorer has encountered a problem and needs to close . We are sorry for the enconvenience.... How can I fix this problem??.... More about : files folders encountered error me 1 May 13, 2012 12:32:54 PM It could be A LOT of things! Check the details of the message , what does the Mod name point to. Which file? Or check it in event viewer in Control panel> Administrative tools >comp management. Does it happen with ANY file and folder? Or with, let's say... only folders that contain videos, or only microsoft office files? It's important because it could be hard, or it could be easy, change some settings, having to do a regsrv, delete a file, bla, bla, bla... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Setup encountered a disk error while writing to the file f.. Forum SolvedBSOD,Usually playing FSX, ''system encountered an uncorrectable error'' Forum SolvedUnexpected Error Encountered Forum All games Crashing "<application> Has encountered an error and needs to close" Forum My windows 7 PC will not install any drivers at all I get the error message windows found driver software but encountered an e Forum Windows update encountered an unknown error? Forum SolvedWhat files and folders can I delete from my C drive? Forum Solvedhidden files and folders in external hard drive Forum SolvedDeleting Windows 7 folders/files in old HDD? Forum Just installed a new EVGA GTx 680 and encountered a Code 43 Error Forum 'encountered problem/windows must shut down' error after reformatting Forum SolvedWindows Won't Index Files/Folders on my Hard Drive Forum Black ops 2 says directx encountered an unrecoverable error what do i do? Forum SolvedShared folders on windows transfer files slowly Forum SolvedMedia Files keep turning into 0kb folders of the same name (windows 7) Forum Solvedlist first-level folders ONLY, under the starting level, without files Forum DirectX Encountered an unrecoverable error Check the readme for possible solutio Forum error when accessing folder with video files Forum The HP LaserJet 4250/4350/4240 setup program has encountered a severe error and Forum Optiontips.in(Adobe Flash Player 11 encountered error while installati Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !