The solution is simple to terminate Unresponsive, Hanged or Frozen programs inWindows 10!
1.) ... Terminate programs over the Windows 10 Task Manager!
2.) ... Kill the Frozen Programs via Windows-10 TASKKILL!
3.) ... Close Hanged Programs via the Freeware ProcessKO!
[Windows+Shift+ESC] to start the Windows 10 Task Manager.
Please click on "more details" (... see Image-1 Arrow-2) to see all the programs and information in the Task Manager!
To restart a program, please click the right mouse button on the appropriate program! In this example it is the MS-Explorer! You can "Restart" the program (... see Image-1 Arrow-5) , or close e.g. kill the program with the option "End Task"
Start the CMD via Windows-X menu in Windows 10 (Keyboard Shortcut Windows-Logo + X)
Example 1: Kill the Windows-10 MS-Explorer and start again!
How to start cmd in Admin mode : ... Run Windows 10 command prompt (cmd.exe) in administrator mode!
Microsoft Windows [Version 10.0.14393] (c) 2016 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved. C:\Users\User1>taskkill /IM explorer.exe /F SUCCESS: The process "explorer.exe" with PID 2652 has been terminated. C:\Users\User1>explorer.exe C:\Users\User1>
Example 2: batch file to restart the Windows 10 File Explorer
Download ... restart_explorer.bat
ProcessKO is a famous freeware program that kill hanged and other programs very well in Windows-10 and all other Windows OS. ... read more about ProcessKO!
You can also restart windows-10 programs or processes with ProcessKO!
Read this ... restart windows programs or processes with ProcessKO?
FAQ 153: Updated on: August 24th 2017 11:00