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Windows 7: Folder View Settings - Reset All to Default

02 Dec 2013   #20

Windows 8 Consumer Preview 64-bit

Windows_7_Reset_All_Folders_To_Default_Folder_Views.bat: I downloaded that file in an attempt to reset the volume mixer's position, but it didn't work. It did, however, reset Windows Explorer's position. That is neat. I deleted it afterward, but later undid the delete operation. That is a handy tool. Now, is there a way that I can restore the volume mixer's default position?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
02 Dec 2013   #21

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1

This tool resets folder settings, which has nothing to do with the volume mixer.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Dec 2013   #22
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1

Yet another fine mess you got me out of Shawn, thanks buddy.
How do you manage all these things?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
20 Dec 2013   #23

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Glad it could help Gary.

I just somehow manage to find a few things in the registry now and then.
My System SpecsSystem Spec

15 Apr 2015   #24

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Great tutorial!

Great tutorial! Helped me a lot.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
06 Jun 2015   #25

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Everything sets back to its default position, but for some reason Windows Photo Viewer does not. I dont know if its just something weird but I was wondering if there is a way to reset its position?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Jun 2015   #26

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello awesomegamer75,

Usually a window will open in the same position that it was last closed at by default. You might see if placing Windows Photo Viewer where you want it to open, then close it to see if it opens there next.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Jun 2015   #27

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Yes but I was wondering the file "Windows_7_Reset_All_Folders_To_Default_Folder_Views.bat" is supposed to put all default postitions back to those assigned windows on the OS, but I was wondering why won't do it for Windows Photo Viewer? and is there another way to fix or do it.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Jun 2015   #28

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Windows Photo Viewer is a separate program, and is not an explorer process like a folder or Windows Explorer.

Did it open where you last closed it?
My System SpecsSystem Spec
08 Jun 2015   #29

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Yes I did

But is there still a way to reset its window position though?
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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