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Windows 7: Show Path in Windows Explorer

3 Weeks Ago   #1
huffman

Windows 7 Pro
 
 
Show Path in Windows Explorer

I want to be able to see the path in Windows Explore. I have checked the box in Folder Options to do just that, but it still does not show the path.

Any suggestions??


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3 Weeks Ago   #2
Megahertz07

Windows 7 HP 64
 
 

Control Panel\All Control Panel Items\Folder Options
View tab- Mark "Display the full path on title bar (Classic theme Only)
Right click on the desktop and select Classic theme.
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3 Weeks Ago   #3
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Huffman,

It appears that showing the full path in the title bar of Windows Explorer only works if you are using the "Classic theme".
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2 Weeks Ago   #4
RoWin7

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Probably a bug in Win 7. I don't have the Classic Theme. I have the command in Classic Shell4 + a command called "Copy as path."

I remember in Win XP that I did "Display full path" endlessly, because it wouldn't stick.
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