File Dialog Hanging Problem

Recently on my computer (Windows 7), some applications started freezing when I open a file dialog. (e.g., click on Save button on MS Office, click Upload button on Facebook, …)
With some googling, I solved the problem by disabling shell extensions related with Apple iCloud. I downloaded ShellExView ( and disabled ContextMenuHandler Class and Photo Stream extensions. Now it seems everything works fine.

Update 1. 2013.02.13
The above method is no longer working. I tried disabling other extensions, but the effects seem arbitrary.

File Dialog Hanging Problem

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s