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: Delay (multiple refresh required) before new files display

23 Jun 2016   #1
MikoDel

Win7Pro 64bit
 
 
Delay (multiple refresh required) before new files display

For the last several years, I have noticed that newly copied files do not show up immediately in Explorer.exe on the Win7 platform or a Win2008R2 share when viewed on a network share on a Win 7 machine. (I guess that's nothing to do with Server2008, if I'm viewing the share on a Win 7 platform!!)

For example if I view the directory contents in details view, I have to sort several times (A-Z then Z-A) or even switch the sort criteria to date, then back to name, etc. before a file that has been moved or copied is visible. This is an extreme PIA and makes me second guess my save location, my ability to organize, my sanity ... !!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Am I alone in this? No way right? I have been putting up with this BS for a long time and I apologize it took me this long to post about it. I did search for this before I posted this, but I did not get relevant hits on SevenForums.

I really like Win7 (I'm a Mac devotee but Win 7 is a good OS) but this quirk is the WORST. Anyone concur?


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
24 Jun 2016   #2
Lance1

Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
 
 

Let me get this straight.. Your on a Win7 system connected to a Win2008R2 server and your logged in as a user to this server? And this has been going on for several years! Sounds like an IT department problem to me. Call them up!
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Delay (multiple refresh required) before new files display




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Win7 64bit IE11 upgrade now needs refresh to display pages
I just upgraded from IE9 to IE11.0.20 as kept getting IE9 is too old messages. Now when I select some sites, examples below, I need to hit refresh to get them to work. Once refreshed they work fine so it could do it just needed this to make them work. I assume I need to select something to fix...
Browsers & Mail
Display doesn't auto-refresh (sometimes)
I have a Win 7 Pro (x64) machine with an NVIDIA GeForce 9800 GT and two Samsung monitors, a SyncMaster and an SMBX2440. The NVIDIA driver is v8.17.12.6099 dated 10/16/2010. Displays are set at native resolution, 1280x1024 for the SyncMaster and 1920x1080 for the SMBX2440. Refresh rates are...
Graphic Cards
Display driver help required
Hi frnds.. I have a hp g6 2007tx model laptop supporting switchable graphics, intel graphics family + ati radeon 7670m. It stops responding when i updated the graphics driver from hp.. It really sucks.. Pls any kind hearted person mind to suggest me a display driver for this stuff.. I should be...
Drivers
Additional plugins are required to display all the media on this page
It shows up when I go to this site. Adobe - Flash Player What's the missing plugins can anyone tell me?
Browsers & Mail
Display Issues (Screen Refresh Problem?)
I've been using my notebook without any problems for the past six months, but just within these past few days, it's been giving me display issues. The problem I have occurs when I use the right-click menus. When I click on something from the right-click menu, that selection remains superimposed on...
Graphic Cards
Screen Refresh Rate - Display Settings
How to Change the Screen Refresh Rate in Windows 7 and Windows 8 This tutorial will show you how to change the screen refresh rate for you monitor to the Hertz rate you want for it in Windows 7 and Windows 8. The refresh rate is the Hertz frequency at which the screen is redrawn. A flickering...
Tutorials


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 01:30.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App