Dr. Watson Error Message May Occur When You Copy and Paste Files by Using Windows Explorer

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When you use the copy and paste or cut and paste functionality in Microsoft Windows Explorer, the following Dr. Watson error message may occur in Explorer.exe:
Explorer.exe has generated errors and will be closed by Windows. You will need to restart the program. An error log is being created.
In addition, the following event may be logged in the Application event log:
Event ID 1002
Src: Winlogon
Description: The shell stopped unexpectedly and Explorer.exe was restarted.


This issue can be caused by shell extensions that are installed when you install Allaire Homesite or Cold Fusion.


To resolve this issue, remove Homesite or Cold Fusion, restart the computer, and then verify that the following files have been removed from the computer:
  • Cfshellftprds.dll
  • Cfssvradmin.dll
The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.


Article ID: 275599 - Last Review: March 1, 2007 - Revision: 3.3
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Advanced Server
  • Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional Edition
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