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: my 'documents' file list: open as larger window?

04 Dec 2011   #1
deantaylor

windows 7 pro 64 bit
 
 
my 'documents' file list: open as larger window?

hi

When opening my 'documents' file list the window needs to be resized--i.e., made larger--to read properly.

Q: is there a way to resize it and then open larger from then on as the new default size?

thank you

Dean


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
04 Dec 2011   #2
xxxdannyxxx

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Hi deantaylor

Open My documents folder expand to full screen using the middle of the 3 page buttons Name:  Capture.JPG
Views: 47
Size:  8.4 KB and then just close as normal. Windows should remember your page size automatically.

Danny


My System SpecsSystem Spec
04 Dec 2011   #3
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Dean,

In addition, you could also manually drag the border (left click on border when pointer turns to double arrow and hold, then drag) of the window to size it how you like as well. Windows will open the same size as they were last closed by default.

Hope this helps,
Shawn
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 my 'documents' file list: open as larger window?




Thread Tools





Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
File Explorer Windows Automatically Open in New Window?
I am noticing that when I click to open a folder in the File Explorer, the folder automatically opens in a new window. Then if I click on another folder or file, that automatically opens in a new window as well and so on. It is annoying to have to keep closing windows. I cannot locate how...
Customization
Open 3 tabs in IE window with .cmd file
I tried to accomplished that, but it works only in chrome (my default browser) and i want it to work in IE. My goal is to open 3 tabs in IE. doesnt matter if they will open in a new IE window or existing IE window. This is my .cmd file: START /d iexplore.exe "C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet...
Browsers & Mail
clicking file then open is not opening a window to select files
im having a problem when trying to open files. for example adobe reader. file, open, then a window should appearf or me to select a file to open. but its not. also when i open control panel and click on uninstall a program no window appears. is it possibly a settiing that needs to be changed or...
General Discussion
file name list in word open
When I used to enter a file name in windows 2007 open I would get a list of all files by that name and be able to select the one I wanted. Now I no longer get that list. I donít know how to be more specific! If you never saw this you would probably not know that this exists!
Microsoft Office
Adding item Open file list
When I go to open file, in prior windows versions, at the left there was a favorite list and there was a tools icon (sometimes) where one could add a location to the favorite list. The data that I work with is always on the F drive and mostly in two directories. How can I limit keystrokes to...
General Discussion
Window can't open any exe file
So I downloaded a firmware for my Canon. I was suppose to drag it to desktop. It was a exe file, then I choose to open it with winrar. This action messed up my whole computer. Every exe file has a little icon of winrar and can't open and said corrupted. Some will open but then ask what program...
General Discussion

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 07:48.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App