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Windows 7: Mistyping filenames in Explorer when navigating - how to reset

19 May 2015   #11

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1

The volume you speak of is pretty intimidating, so I think it'll take some more time before it annoys me enough, particularly when I eventually found that Escape clears the buffer. Thanks a lot for investigating!

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19 May 2015   #12

W7 Pro SP1 64bit

You are welcome.
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