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  • Windows Explorer: Not returning to it after closing a document opened from it

    When I open a document from the Windows Explorer and then close the document I am not returned to the explorer.

    VesoVT5 pointsBadges:
  • Windows explorer: Moving files between folders does not work correctly

    I have a folder called AAA which has many files. I wanted to better organize the files for ease of access. I created a sub folder under AAA, called A1. I tried to move a file using drag & drop from AAA to A1 but it left the original file in AAA. Both had a correctly described file & there...

    cagsie2160 pointsBadges:
  • File name colours

    What is the significance of the file names colored blue in windows explorer. I have a great many in the Windows directory, some of which date from 2004. Such as "$NtUninstallKB86782$". They also contain sub-folders. Can any be deleted to save HD space?

    Tren5 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Explorer file system

    How can I set Windows Explorer to show only the folders I want.

    mcb19525 pointsBadges:
  • File fragmentation in Windows Explorer

    Can we show file fragmentation in windows explorer as a column in specific folders using windows advanced server 2003?

    ITKE352,380 pointsBadges:
  • How to handle messages generated by explorer using vb.net

    I have created a application which manipulates the registry entry for some system level keys. I therefore provided a facility to backup those entries in *.reg files using the command Shell("regedit /e " & My.Application.Info.DirectoryPath & "\Restore\Restore1.reg...

    Snsatyendra15 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Explorer Browser Web History on Unsecured Network

    If you using an unsecured network to browse the web, like say a someones network / internet connection in an apartment complex, will you see what other people are browesing in your view>explorer>history? or Is whats in browser history what you have been look at on the web?

    JT29r20 pointsBadges:
  • 2009LT-Opening drawings from Windows Explorer

    Each time I open a file from Windows explorer a new session of Autocad is launched. Only when I open files from within Autocad 2009LT will multiple files open in the same session. This was not the case with my earlier versions. Is there a setting that I am unfamiliar with that would solve the...

    HeyC5 pointsBadges:
  • Can Windows Explorer ‘File Types’ settings be amended by Group Policy?

    To enable our reporting software to correctly export to Excel 2007 (WXP SP2 operating system) we need to change the following Windows Explorer 'File Types' setting: Open windows explorer and navigate to the XLS file type and enable the "browse in same window" option, see path: \Tools\Folder...

    Redtyke130 pointsBadges:
  • Unable to drag and drop desktop/explorer icons.

    For whatever reason I have been unable to resolve this problem. I've been trying for a few weeks -- different mice, trying to find a setting somewhere but to no avail. I can highlight both in explorer windows and on the desktop using the old click-and-drag box, however I am not able to drag the...

    Galucio280 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Explorer Crashing

    I have a customer who is performing a search on Windows Explorer and it keeps crashing with the following erorr message: The instruction at "0x7c92ae22 referenced memory at 06xd654d20". The memory could not "read". Please tell me how to fix this problem for him. Thanks Barbara

    Hudsonbar5 pointsBadges:
  • Windows Internet Explorer

    Whenever I X out of explorer I get an error message. Windows then wants to check for solution to the problem and restart. How do I fix this problem? Is it just Vista?

    Jbear10 pointsBadges:
  • Can I backup my PC files with Windows ME?

    To my Desktop PC running Windows ME with latest updates online, I have attached a Seagate USB2.0 500GB FreeAgent external hard drive (directly and via a 4-port hub). The drive letter is configured and the Seagate drive recognized by Windows Explorer, but the disk itself is not accessed. It works...

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  • Multiple select of files and folders in Vista

    I want to select multple files and folders in Windows Explorer (by CTRL + mouse click, by SHIFT + mouse click, by CTRL+A). Sometimes I do it successfully, sometemes Vista does not allow me to perform this (it allows selecting single files or folders only) Please, explain why it happens and what...

    32703120 pointsBadges:
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