How To Recover “explorer.exe” ?

Check this too: How to recover explorer.exe Using Control Panel If Explorer.exe Fails To Run?

The tutorial/trick we are going to share is very helpful to very users. If you are changing start orb (Start Button) using a tool or manually and after restarting/logging off PC or explorer.exe you are only seeing desktop background, what will you do? You don’t have to worry. Just read this tutorial.

1. You are seeing similar to this (Maybe your background is different):


2. Now open Task Manager by pressing Ctrl + Shift + Esc

Windows Task Manager

3.  Now click New Task button in Bottom-Right corner. It will open Run


4. Now select “Browse” and navigate to “%systemdrive%Windows”. If there is a backup of explorer.exe, select it and click “Open” and then “OK” from run window. If there is no explorer.exe’s backup, download Windows Explorer file using link given below:

Download Windows Explorer (Get it from google’s search)


Note that you will have to extract the files in it first and to paste only explorer.exe file in ““%systemdrive%Windows”.

5. You are done! Your windows will now load all other components!

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