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Windows 7: navigation panes have gone away

04 May 2012   #1

W7 Ent 64bit
navigation panes have gone away

About an hour ago this was me:
Ok, WTF? The navigation panes have gone away in my folder views and I can’t get it to come back and the option to turn it on in Organize>Layout is gone as well!!!
I am about >this close< to going Linux completely!!!

Then I found and followed your reg-fix(es) here...

Folder Template - Default

Used the First one and after a reboot it gave me the option back!

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04 May 2012   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

That's great news Sergent, and welcome to Seven Forums. :)
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