troubleshooting Question

XP Pro Freezes when I sort by the author column in Windows explorer

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I have experienced this on more than one Dell machine. but when I add the author column in Windows explorer and then click the column heading to sort by author, the PC freezes. Thats the only column that this happens under. I am seeing this on more than one PC and it does it on both local folders and a network mapped drive.

I nuked and repaved one PC and it still did it without adding any AV software as well. Very frustrating that it still did it on a clean install.

Anyone else out there run into this?
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