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Topic # 107725 17-Aug-2012 18:43 Send private message

I've been tearing my hair out about this and cannot seem to pinpoint any particular issue by googling. This happens in both Finder and any file open/save dialog windows. When I open a folder it takes a looooooong time for the list of files/folders to appear. It's not terribly consistent so I can't pinpoint any particular factor. It happens often though - but a long time I'm talking about 30 seconds or longer.

Has anyone else had this issue? Any suggestions would be more than greatly appreciated.

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D.




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  Reply # 673841 17-Aug-2012 20:33 Send private message

Trying to connect to a file server that isn't contactable? Not a Lion issue as such, but one I've seen before.

Also, have you tried running Disk Utility over the drive to check for problems?

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  Reply # 673868 17-Aug-2012 21:26 Send private message

D'oh! I thought I have checked the disk but obviously not - it had some issues and I got those fixed. So far it's all fast and responsive... hopefully that's done the trick.

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  Reply # 673923 18-Aug-2012 08:24 Send private message

Excellent!

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