That applies to almost everything in Explorer and in Start Menu. You are
thinking that it will open the default explorer but no no, it will expore
the Start Menu. There are more explore shortcuts in the items in start
menu, if you click them, explorer will explore them. The real thing you
want is the EXPLORER. You can get it by making a shortcut that points to
Simple steps :
1.Enable Quick launch by right clicking taskbar > Toolbars > Quick Lunch
>>> That will make things easier <<<<<<<
2.RIght click the double headed arrow twice and choose open folder.
>>> This is for opening the quick launch folder <<<
3.Right click empty space in the folder > New > Shortcut
4.Enter "explorer.exe" without quotes as the Target and follow steps....
If you want to open a certain folder with that shortcut then enter this in
Replace c:\windows with the path you want....
I think that will solve your problem that is not really a problem, just a
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: Win XP with SP2
: When I open Windows Explorer by right clicking on the Start button and
: selecting "Explore", the window opens up and the file highlighted is
: C:\Documents and Settings\myusername\Start Menu
: with all the associated folder structure expanded out totally. So, I
: have to go in and collapse everything.
: Is there any way to have this default open with all folder structure in
: collapsed state? Thanks.