Re: 'My Computer ' window slows down in the afternoon!

From: Lanwench [MVP - Exchange] (
Date: 06/09/04

Date: Wed, 9 Jun 2004 10:12:01 -0400

Anything in your event logs?
What SP on W2k?
Any unavailable shares when you type

net use <enter>

in a command prompt?

Stuart Halliday wrote:
> Yes I've got an odd fault.
> On my Windows 2000 pro, 1GHz, 512MB RAM SP4 PC I find that in the late
> afternoon if I open the 'My Computer' window then it take about 20-30
> secs to open.
> There is only a C: drive, D: CDROM and 6 network shares to a Win NT4
> SP6a server on a local 100Mbit LAN in there.
> If I kill explorer.exe and restart it then the problem goes away until
> the next day.
> Other win2000 computers on the same LAN are not showing this problem.
> RAM is not an issue as there is plenty free. Though it does seems to
> sound likes it's a system resource problem doesn't it?
> I'd like to know which resource is not big enough. :-)
> Can you kind reader help?
> PC is Virus, Spyware and defrag clean.