Win98 Can't rename or delete folders!!
Posted on 2000-02-20
When I try to delete or rename a folder in Win98, I get the following error message: "Explorer cause an invalid page fault in unknown". Sometimnes I get the message fault in kernel32.dll. I can rename or delete from DOS ok but Windows crashes everytime I try. I can delete or rename files ok, it's just folders (directories) that seem to be the problem. Recycle bin won't delete folders either, only files!
I've run virusscan with the latest dat files, installed a known good version of explorer.exe, defragged, scandisk, turned off all progs running in background, ran SFC, etc. MS knowledge base has no refs to this problem either.
Major Software installed:
Corel 7, Office 2000, AutoCad v12, IE5.0.
Any ideas would be appreciated short of reinstalling Win98.