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Windows Explorer Selects Folder - Annoying


RegScriv

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Can anyone tell me how to set Windows Explorer so that it does not select a particular folder when it's opened. It's set at %windir%\explorer.exe & can be set to select different folders. This setting selects the C:\ folder.

It's really annoying, partly because it take a couple of seconds after Windows Explorer is opened to select the C folder. By that time I've already worked my way through the folders to select the one I want to use. Then suddenly, ping!, Windows Explorer decides that I don't need the folder I've selected, instead I need the C drive. It happens every time & it's infuriating.

Please can someone help

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Windows Explorer opens the 'My documents' folder by default, for obvious reasons. If you want it to default to opening the 'C' drive you can do it like this:-

Click Start, point to Programs, point to Accessories, and then right-click Windows Explorer.

Click Properties, and then type the following text in the Target box: c:\windows\explorer.exe /n,/e,c:\

3.Click OK.

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RegScriv

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Thanks for your response Forum Editor.

I don't want Windows Explorer opening to any particular folder. It opens initially to the C drive now. Is there a way of getting it to open without selecting a particular folder.

The annoyance is that it takes a couple of seconds to decide to change folders, just as I'm working on the folder I want.

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