File views in XP windows how to fix them?

  gel 16:19 13 Jul 12
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Hello My files open in icon view.I would like for them always to open in details view. Is it possible to fix the view I want so that the files always open in 'list view' Thank you gel

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:06 13 Jul 12
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Open any folder Switch to detailed view Click Tools > Folder Options Click the View tab Click the Apply to All Folders button

then to make it stay that way

[Start] [Run] [Regedit] Registry Key: HKEYCURRENTUSER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell NoRoam\BagMRU Registry Key: HKEYCURRENTUSER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell NoRoam\Bags Delete both of the keys listed above. Exit Registry and Reboot

The folder preferences must be reset after the two registry keys have been deleted.

  gel 16:21 14 Jul 12

Hello Fruit Bat /\0/\ I read your post yesterday and responded but it then seemed to vanish. Any way thank you for your reply ,it was very helpful and solved my query Cheers gel

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