I've read lots of google articles and even several from this forum. Microsoft Customer Support Microsoft Community Forums Resources for IT Professionals Sign in United States (English) Brasil (Português)Česká republika (Čeština)Deutschland (Deutsch)España (Español)France (Français)Indonesia (Bahasa)Italia (Italiano)România (Română)Türkiye (Türkçe)Россия (Русский)ישראל (עברית)المملكة العربية السعودية (العربية)ไทย If you see cpu usage or memory at the maximum you should investigate that issue first. Fixed by: opening File Explorer (wait for it...) Click on File tab (it's already highlighted by default on launch, but LC anyway) Click Change folder and search options On General tab: weblink
I was thinking my SSD is broken, turns out it is a very simple (yet so frustating) problem with the folder config. It's solved! Reply Andre says: June 29, 2015 at 7:03 am Thanks so much for this tip! My ‘Download' folder's load time was pissing me off too… as I say you're a star (and thanks for doing the homework for all of us!) Reply Brian says: October 5, http://www.howtogeek.com/246087/how-to-speed-up-a-windows-folder-that-loads-very-slowly/
Reply Joe Albergo says: February 21, 2015 at 3:54 am Mr. I.4 OS Windows 7 Ult. I am not looking forward to re-installing Vista Home Professional. The new "downloads" folder shouldn't have any presets as to whats in the folder, or whats being downloaded into the folder.
Reply Leave a Reply Click here to cancel reply. Reply Marcos says: July 30, 2015 at 7:45 pm Thanks! Is this an issue? Windows 8.1 File Explorer Slow To Open This seemed to clear it up.
You can follow him on Twitter if you'd like. Click the Check now button. On either of those settings it will try to generate thumbnails for all your files (even when they are not pictures or videos) and take away precious seconds of your time, http://www.laptopmag.com/articles/slow-windows-downloads-folder This was my problem too.
How about when Downloads isn't "15 seconds" slow, but takes 15 MINUTES or more to load? Windows Explorer Slow To Load Thanks a lot. IT would take 10 min + to load up the fucking folder and my PC is FAR from slow . Worked like a charm!
Proposed as answer by Deason WuMicrosoft contingent staff, Moderator Thursday, December 31, 2015 1:33 AM Wednesday, December 30, 2015 10:21 AM 0 Sign in to vote The folder that's showing me Reply KGH says: October 24, 2015 at 9:06 am A Very good tip indeed. Windows 10 File Explorer Slow To Open Thanks. Windows 7 Explorer Slow To Open Folders Reply Erwin says: April 17, 2015 at 6:24 pm Thank you!
Press Windows-r, type services.msc and hit enter. have a peek at these guys Select the "View" tab, and you'll see "Folder Views" at the top. Windows 10 IT Pro > Windows 10 Application Compatibility Question 3 Sign in to vote Why is Windows 10 file explorer is very very slow? Related Reads Microsoft says Surface Pro 3 isn't overheating but a fix is coming soon Microsoft acknowledges issues with Surface Book although a fix may not arrive until next year Microsoft Downloads Folder Slow Windows 10
Like when I'm in Pages and I want to open a document, the finder box is super slower for open it. My dl folder was working fine but once I downloaded alot of pics I guess my machine automatically optimized to be used for pictures and not general files. I've read lots of google articles and even several from this forum. http://maccomputersupply.com/windows-10/increase-font-size-in-file-explorer-windows-10.html Monday, November 14, 2016 11:54 AM 0 Sign in to vote Did not work.
Reply Arda November 11, 2013 at 3:28 am # Disabling Windows Search from services.msc worked like a charm in windows 8.1! Windows 10 File Explorer Slow Green Bar Reply David Zvonař says: December 1, 2016 at 9:49 am OMG THANKS. This frustrated me for more than a year, as my Downloads folder gradually slowed down.
Reply asdasdddaasd says: November 17, 2015 at 10:58 pm This is genius Reply Alphabet says: November 23, 2015 at 6:27 pm Thankssssssss.. I was about to put my fist through my screen and this did the trick for me. It worked perfectly, it was even built-in option in Windows 10… Reply shanpuzzo says: February 9, 2016 at 12:41 am OH GOD IT WORKED thanks love you xoxo. Thumbnails Slow To Load Windows 10 I have a total of 73 processes running.
Also Picture folder become "unusable" with the feature for it It is simply not sensible to find a picture among thousands looking through every tiny thumbnail ! Reply Shahrukh khan says: May 7, 2016 at 7:15 pm Its Fine Really Great Reply Stephen says: May 9, 2016 at 5:57 pm 3 years, 5 months, and 8 days, this Reply Steven says: January 14, 2016 at 5:36 am Thanks it worked Reply Buzzard says: January 16, 2016 at 9:58 am worked brilliantly! this content Can't wait for 10.10.4… Not! =P Reply Dakota says: June 24, 2015 at 11:10 am i beta tested 10.10.4 on a MacBook Air and its much more responcive and the finder
Reply Nick says: June 28, 2015 at 2:42 am Totally worked, thanks~! Any ideas?? If that resolved the issue congratulations, if not read on.You can also try and defragment the hard drive to speed things up a bit. C:\Windows\system32> My System Specs Computer type Laptop System Manufacturer/Model Number HP Probook OS Windows 7 Professional x64 CPU 2.27GHz Motherboard ?