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Windows 7: Explorer and files question

28 Oct 2009   #1

Windows 7 HP
Explorer and files question

Hi all, new to the forum and Windows 7.

I am having trouble with my folder/file views in explorer and I don't know if it is a setting I missed or native behavior.

When I select a folder to view that folder drops to about three lines from the bottom of the window. If the is a sub-folder I want to look into, that also drops down. This is a persistent behavior that is really annoying. I am constantly having to scroll the folder contents up so I can see the additional folders under it.

Any clues on this?

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28 Oct 2009   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64

Hi da180, welcome to Seven Forums

I'm not entirely sure i understand your problem.
Is there anyway you can upload a screenshot of the problems you're experiencing?
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28 Oct 2009   #3

Windows 7 HP

I am on a Vista computer right now and cannot send a screen shot.

On this (Vista) computer if I open C:\ (depending how big the window is) I will see most of the folders on C:\ in the left pane of the window. If I select C:\Windows the Windows folder will open, move to the top of the visible left pane and then show most of the folders in that folder.

If I perform this same function in Windows 7, regardless of where in the pane C:\Windows is, it will drop down to about the third visible row of the pane and only show 1-2 sub-folders. If I want to view any folders underneath, I have to scroll the folders list up in the pane.
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