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SHELL32.dll - 30 second delay when right-clicking on a folder and choosing Search

Disabled Acronis True Image Shell Context Menu Extension, version 15,0,0,5545. Had disabled all non-Microsoft Conext Menu extensions, and whittled it down to this one.

The details of the shell extension that might cause the problem:

Shell Extension Name:  
Filename: SHELL32.dll
Description: Windows Shell Common Dll
Company: Microsoft Corporation
Product Name: Microsoft® Windows® Operating System
File Version: 6.00.2900.6072 (xpsp_sp3_gdr.110121-1719)
CLSID: {0D2E74C4-3C34-11d2-A27E-00C04FC30871}

If you think that you have similar problem in your system, you can try to fix the problem by disabling the specified shell extension. In order to do that, simply follow the instructions below:

  1. Download and run the ShellExView utility from this Web page.
  2. Find the right shell extension according the details specified above.
  3. Select this shell extension and press F7 to disable this extension. After disabling the shell extension, check if the problem still occurs. If the problem still occurs, you should enable back the shell extension by pressing F8, and then try to search for another shell extension that might cause your problem.