Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: folders open in its own windows

17 Aug 2010   #1
riala

windows 7
 
 
folders open in its own windows

Hi,
I need help with, "open each folder in its own window" does not work. (Windows 7)
I've tryed restore defaults in folder options, no help!
If I right click open/folder from Explorer, this is the olny way it works.

This happens in all user accounts.

I've been searching for help on the web all night, nothing solid!


Any help much appreciated.



My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

17 Aug 2010   #2
richc46

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 10, Home Clean Install
 
 

Here is our resource on the subject
Open each Folder in the Same or Own Separate New Window

Be sure to scroll down to see questions about the subject.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
18 Aug 2010   #3
riala

windows 7
 
 

Hi, thanks! your a life saver!

All I did was to find another copy of Explorer double click on it and back to normal!
(smart!)

Have a nice day richc46!

Steve.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


18 Aug 2010   #4
riala

windows 7
 
 

Sorry I was wrong, this did not help.

Any kind of way to check the registry?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 folders open in its own windows




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
There's no sound (click) when I open folders on Windows 7.
So Windows is not making the click sound whenever I open a folder. I went to the Sound options at the "sounds" tab where all the Windows sounds are, and I looked for "Windows Explorer" and then "Start Navigation" but there are no sounds to choose from, It's empty. Any idea of what's wrong? Thank...
Sound & Audio
Windows explorer library won't let me open any folders .
When i opened my windows explorer to go to my pictures . there were no folders just 4 boxes that said " pictures.library-ms." ( documents.library-ms. etc ] . i deleted them and tried to restore them but it didnt work . when i go to upload a picture to tumblr it works but not if i want to just...
General Discussion
Consolidate Shortcut Folders/File Folders in Open Dialogue
I was wondering if there's a way to sort file folders and shortcut folders so they are listed together, as in previous OS versions. I find it frustrating that 7 has forced the shortcuts to be split up into their own category rather than their file properties. I prefer to sort my folders by type,...
General Discussion
How can I get my folders to open again in Windows 7?
I have win7 Home 64bit version. Suddenly, my folders will not open! This happened suddenly. The folder icon appears in the taskbar when I try to open a folder, however there is no way to open it. Yes, I tried clicking the new folder icon on the taskbar, doesn't work. Only thing I can do is "close...
General Discussion
Cannot open shared folders between Windows 7 & Vista
Good afternoon eveyone. I have a Windows 7 PC and a Windows Vista laptop that I want to be able to share either whole drives or certain files between the 2. (both are 64 bit systems btw) The problem is that I can go through the whole share file / drive procedures without any issue. All...
Network & Sharing
Windows 7 Certian folders refuse to open
i don't know if this is the right forum or not but: the problem is recent and random folders when double clicking them windows makes the sound that they were opened but they are not open. if i right click and open in new window the new window auto closes programs like xnview are able to...
BSOD Help and Support

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 23:48.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App