I have an Asus laptop running Windows 10. Windows updated and took unusally long to do so. After the update, my screen just keeps flickering. I uninstalled the updates, and that did not solve the flickering. Now I receive this message on my screen, "explorer.exe. application error". I also did a system restore and that didn't stock the flickering. I cannot access anything on my laptop unless it is in safe mode. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.....thank you.
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I can not assure you this will fix it. But luck finally landed such a laptop in my hands to figure out.
What was it? It wasn't the updates. Turns out the HDD needed the following command. I won't write at length what it does, in fact nothing but why …
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That's not good but does seem to agree with our findings so far. If there are disk or file system issues, the updates can do odd things like hang, change the video to some odd mode and so on.
Time to clone that HDD to a good HDD.
The CHKDSK …
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