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Ok, so I have a really weird problem on Windows 7 64 bit: Whenever I press a key in an explorer window (a file window, wifi connection dialog, and others) the process hangs.

What could be up? I thought a reboot would fix it, but it didn't.

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Try a system restore, pick a date before the weirdness started. Click link below.

http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/windows-vista/using-windows-vista-system-restore/

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Thanks, but I fixed it –  Bart van Heukelom Jul 3 '10 at 12:19
    
How? Posting the fix may help others doing searches on this forum. –  Moab Jul 4 '10 at 15:19
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Oh, I forgot I made this question. Anyway, I solved it. I installed a tool called "System Control Manager" which doesn't really do much more than showing a fancy popup if you press Fn keys (volume up/down, brightness up/down, etc.). Shutting it down (and permanently by deinstalling) fixed it.

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