When I right-click the Windows Media Center icon and choose "Pin to Taskbar", Explorer crashes. Anyone else experiencing this?

Edit: Here's the info from the error posted to the event log:

Faulting application name: Explorer.EXE, version: 6.1.7600.16404, time stamp: 0x4a765076 Faulting module name: ntdll.dll, version: 6.1.7600.16385, time stamp: 0x4a5bdadb
Exception code: 0xc0000374
Fault offset: 0x000c283b
Faulting process id: 0x810
Faulting application start time: 0x01ca5ce5c4357b90
Faulting application path: C:\Windows\Explorer.EXE
Faulting module path: C:\Windows\SYSTEM32\ntdll.dll
Report Id: a9826acc-c9a7-11de-ae58-0019dbb59136

  • I get this exact error, although when right-clicking on various things (desktop, Recycle Bin, etc.). Jan 2, 2010 at 21:59

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It works on my machine - Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit.

You could try running diagnostic tests on the RAM using the Memory tester that comes with Windows - it might be a memory problem. You can get to this by booting from the Windows DVD and the Repair option.

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    Hi Anthony, and welcome to SuperUser. SuperUser is unlike most other website, as it is not intended for discussion. Your response would have been better suited for a comment on the original question as what you wrote does not actually solve C-Pound Guru's problem.
    – Josh Hunt
    Nov 5, 2009 at 1:55
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    Thanks josh - I have added some more information to my answer
    – Anthony
    Nov 5, 2009 at 21:16

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