(XP) Windows explorer

  kelemvor 14:40 21 Jan 04
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I've been using XP Pro on my home pc and have noticed that the directory 'tree' structure in windows explorer isn't visible.

The Drives and + - signs are visible, but no tree, does anyone know where the control for this is or indeed how to restore it??

Thanks in Advance

  PA28 14:43 21 Jan 04

I may have misunderstood you here, but try clicking the "folders view" icon at the top.

  kelemvor 14:54 21 Jan 04

I know what you mean, but I'm refering to the left hand window e.g. I can see both windows, but in the left window there should be a dotted line (tree structure) showing the different directory levels. It's this dotted line that I'm trying to get to show up.

  hinchie Y2K III 15:03 21 Jan 04

go to:

windows explorer
tools
Folder options
View
Untick display simple folder view in Explorer's folders list

  hinchie Y2K III 15:04 21 Jan 04

That will do the trick

  kelemvor 15:15 21 Jan 04

No joy that didn't affect it at all. Any other ideas??

  woodchip 15:31 21 Jan 04

Right click on My Computer

  woodchip 15:48 21 Jan 04

When you get to explorer go to Windows folder look for Explorer right click and drag a shortcut to task bar

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