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: Windows Explorer - sorts versus open with Enter key


03 May 2012   #1

Windows 7 Professional
 
 
Windows Explorer - sorts versus open with Enter key

I have a few shortcuts pointing to folders on my system that have shortcut keys assigned.

The shortcuts work when I press the shortcut key. For example, Ctrl+Shift+M opens Windows Explorer in My Documents.

However, when I'm in a new WE window, and jump to a folder name by pressing the first letter of the folder, and then hit enter to open it, sometimes it sorts the list of folders instead of opening them. Sometimes it works fine and opens the folder when I hit Enter.

Anyone else having this problem or know how to make WE open the folder every time instead of sorting sometimes?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

07 May 2012   #2

Windows 7 Professional
 
 

Anyone?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Windows Explorer - sorts versus open with Enter key




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Windows Explorer - sorts versus open with Enter key
Thread Forum
Solved understanding Explorer versus Desktop? Or maybe System Folders? General Discussion
Double-click and enter do not open pdf, rtf file associations General Discussion
Solved Windows Explorer always sorts by date General Discussion
Everytime I open Office I have to Enter the product key? Microsoft Office
Internet explorer 8 versus chrome Browsers & Mail
Must enter serial number each time you open Lightroom Software
How explorer sorts filenames. 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 10:51 AM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33