Windows Me forum: Windows Millennium Explorer alternative

by: BubbaBud March 3, 2009 9:48 PM PST

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Windows Millennium Explorer alternative

by BubbaBud - 3/3/09 9:48 PM

Greetings,

Long time satisfied with Win Me 'performance'.

Until: effort to copy multiple folders with thousands
of files from one L-partition to another resulted
in freeze-ups and finally message that Windows had
to be re-installed - without further elaboration.

Using a backup HD with Win Me, I examined the crashed
Win Me OS partition and discovered that \windows\system
files were gibberish - a wipeout! They were neither source
nor target areas of Explorers' directed steps.

Following near 90% restoration - via backups of Win Me and
applications, I'm not confident in using Explorer now in
any fashion which may cause another crash.

Is there an alternative program/utility to Explorer which
has proven exceptionally reliable?

Thanks for any replies,

BB

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