From: Sydney, Australia
Of interest is this post I found from June 5, 2020 where explorer.exe was crashing due to similar issues
Posted June 5 · Original Poster
Hello, I've been experiencing this issue with my HP Pavilion x360 (2016) running Windows 10 2004. Sometimes, when I'm working, Explorer.exe would just crash which would cause the taskbar to reset. I checked Event Viewer, and found the following:
Faulting application name: Explorer.EXE, version: 10.0.19041.264, time stamp: 0x4595555c
Faulting module name: ntdll.dll, version: 10.0.19041.207, time stamp: 0xcad89ab4
Exception code: 0xc0000374
Fault offset: 0x00000000000fdec9
Faulting process id: 0x1d20
Faulting application start time: 0x01d63ac673b56e1f
Faulting application path: C:\WINDOWS\Explorer.EXE
Faulting module path: C:\WINDOWS\SYSTEM32\ntdll.dll
Report Id: 09f5ab12-75bd-4e8f-b8d7-a80bb6170a37
Faulting package full name:
Faulting package-relative application ID:
No solution posted.
I have also checked the integrity of the system files on my pc and all passed ok
Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.19041.388]
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Beginning system scan. This process will take some time.
Beginning verification phase of system scan.
Verification 100% complete.
Windows Resource Protection did not find any integrity violations.
< Message edited by rjord1 -- 7/21/2020 10:57:56 PM >