Unable to open folders - The remote procedure call failed and did not execute.
I can't seem to open any folder using Explorer in Windows 7, as it fails with the above error. This happened after Explorer stopped picking up metadata on files, and so I killed and restarted explorer using Task Manager.
Files and folders on my Desktop still show up, and files still open in their respective applications, but folders won't show, as with the error. Happens with any local folder.
I can't find anything on Google. I haven't touched any Explorer settings, and I'm not interested in an Explorer alternative. I can restart, but this has happened once before, so I'm thinking it'll happen again after a restart.
What's wrong... Please write below.
Whenever I go to update Windows 7 my new laptop freezes and the computer ends up not responding. Whenever I try to open my computer, documents, control panel or search the following error message appears The remote procedure call failed and did not execute
I have just managed to crash Windows Explorer and have received
"The remote procedure call failed and did not execute"
Whenever I try and double left mouse click on computer, control panel or any other windows processes I receive the above error message.
When I open any folder I get this messages: "the remote procedure call failed and did not execute" even I cannot open my computer, and also I could not start the Remote Procedure Call because functions all greyed out.
Randomly, (Every 20 minutes) while navigating through Windows Explorer I will get a message that says Windows Explorer is not responding and I get an option to either wait or close now. When I choose to close now, I can not open windows explorer again for about 10 minutes. Each attempt results in a Remote Procedure Call Failed and Did Not Execute.
I began to encounter this error after installing a few programs coming from a clean install of Windows 7.
I keep getting the The Remote Procedure Call Failed and did not execute error when opening my control panel or windows explorer on Windows 7. I've made sure the RPC is on and that the second service is on manual so that isn't the problem.
-Windows Home Premium x64
-Windows Vista initially installed; Dell provided a windows 7 Installation CD once it came out.
When I tried to make the System Health Report, it came up with "The system cannot find the specified path." I'm currently running everything from Safe Mode with networking since if I tried to boot up regularly, the system locks up with little CPU usage, explorer.exe fails and I get the error "The remote procedure call failed and did not execute" when I try to open any folder, the computer locks up again before finally BSOD.
But any how winsat.exe popped up yesterday and toke all my cpu power so today I looked into it and I disabled it so it didn't not auto run and I went to windows experience index and it said new hardware has been found you need to refresh so I did and I got a lower score then what I did have
And just now I had to reboot my pc because
The remote procedure call failed
I couldn't access my Documents,my pics,my computer or even the Recycle Bin by just clicking on the icon but if I went to my computer on my desktop and right click and then open I could this all happened after I installed 2 windows 7 optional updates to see what would happen nvidia graphics driver and some protection thing for windows I'm thinking
Should I restore or not? whats up with my score being lower now?whats up with the remote procedure call failed? remote procedure call failed after I couldn't load video files in my doc.
I'm having a serious issue with my Windows 7 64bit.
Immediately after Windows 7 startup, everything seem fine. I start up programs and everything works. But a short while (~10 seconds) after startup, I cannot start any 32 bit software (Tried Google Chrome, Spotify, Steam, WinRar now.
Nothing starts). The programs that I had started earlier works fine. Other software (Notepad & Internet explorer) seems to work fine. I guess these two programs are 64-bit.
If I close any of the software that I had started earlier then I cannot start them again. I tried to right-click the programs .exe file but then the window crashes. I restart explorer.exe but then NOTHING works.
I can't even open My Computer (Error message: "explorer.exe - The remote procedure call failed and did not execute").
Explorer.exe is stop working in Windows 7 and shows the error message "the remote procedure called failled and did not execute. I'm using windows 7. it works fine in the earlier but now it shows the error message that "the remote procedure called failed and did not execute." I'll searching it long time but no reliable material found.
I have a problem,I can open windows explorer.when I click icon,there is error message" the remote procedure call failed and did not execute".how fix the problem?