Working with Folders, Special Folders and Windows Explorer

Folders / Windows Explorer

  1. How to customize folder background?

  2. Windows Explorer command-line parameters

  3. How to redirect special folders in Windows XP

  4. $Uninstall Folders - Description - Can be deleted safely?

  5. Add a "Print Directory" Feature for Folders in Windows XP

  6. Edit the Places bar locations in 'Open/Save As' common dialog boxes

  7. The Folders Bar in Windows Explorer Does Not Contain Any Icons

  8. Duplicate Icons in the Desktop - Windows XP

  9. My Pictures and My Music folders displayed with the standard folder icon

  10. Windows XP forgets your folder view settings?

  11. Search Companion Starts If You Double-Click a Folder or Drive

  12. How to redirect shared folders in Windows XP?

  13. Windows Explorer folder pane is blank - greyed out

  14. "Single-click to open an item" in the Folder Options is greyed out

  15. Using Folder Redirector utility to redirect special folders

  16. Why does Explorer display some files in blue color and some in green?

  17. How to take ownership of a file or folder in Windows XP?

  18. Enable or disable Common Tasks pane in folders

  19. Copy To and Move To dialog boxes list box is grayed out

  20. Unable to remove the Thumbnail image for system folders in Windows XP?

  21. Customize a folder icon in Windows XP

  22. Add the "Folder Size" column in Detailed view of a folder

  23. Prevent a Browser Helper Object (BHO) from loading with Explorer.exe instances

  24. Customize tab is missing in Folder Properties

  25. The Sort Order for Files and Folders Whose Names Contain Numerals Is Different in XP Than It Is in Windows 2000

  26. How to add "Pin to Start menu" option for folders?

  27. Customize the details shown in the "Details" portion of the Web view

  28. ToolTips do not display complete information about files that are located on a network share

  29. Search companion opens when you double-click a Compressed (zipped) folder

  30. How to undo "Make this folder private" option ?

  31. Open each folder in the same window

  32. The options "Copy all items to CD" and "Copy to CD" are missing in the Common Tasks pane ?

  33. "Edit" and "Remove" buttons are grayed out for the File Folder entry in the File Types dialog box ?

  34. Access is denied when opening the Shared Documents folder ?

  35. How to open folder in single pane when using the "Winkey + E" combination?

  36. Incorrect Thumbnail preview is displayed for image files?

  37. Duplicate profile folders exist under the "Documents and Settings" folder?

  38. The "C:\Program Files\Symantec" folder opens automatically during logon

  39. Changing the Windows Explorer folder hierarchy order setting

  40. Dell folder opens when logging on to Windows?

  41. How to automatically delete folders that are n days old?

Working with Special Folders

  1. Reset the Shell Folders paths to defaults

  2. Administrative Tools folder is empty

  3. Accessories and System Tools folders are empty

  4. Description of My eBooks folder and it's removal instructions

  5. Shortcuts in the Startup folders do not run at Windows startup?

  6. Duplicate Icons in the Desktop

  7. Unable to move My Documents folder target in Windows XP?

  8. Information bar appears while opening the My Pictures folder

  9. Search companion opens when you double-click a Compressed (zipped) folder in Windows XP

  10. Error 1606: Could not access network location

  11. Error 1324: The folder path 'My Pictures' contains an invalid character during the installation of a software?

  12. Access is denied when opening the Shared Documents folder ?

  13. How to relocate the Offline Files folder in Windows 2000/XP ?