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Windows 7: Windows Explorer - Column Layout Problem

14 Nov 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Windows Explorer - Column Layout Problem

When I open Widows Explorer the columns are squeezed towards the left hand side of the window so that some of them may be completely hidden. I expand them out by dragging them with the mouse, do whatever it is I need to, then close the window. If I then open it up again however, the columns are once more compressed to the LH side. How can I get the window layout to stay as I want it?

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14 Nov 2013   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise

Hello Grandsire, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Normally you should be able to also use the Size All Columns to Fit option in the tutorial below, and close the folder to have it be the same as last closed when you open that specific folder next.
Windows Explorer Columns - Change Width
If that doesn't help, then you might see if resetting all folder views back to default may.
Folder View Settings - Reset All to Default
Hope this helps,
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