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Windows Explorer

Often referred to simply as "Explorer,” Windows Explorer is the default interface shell in Windows XP and is responsible for the Desktop, the Start menu, and all folder windows. See also “Folders”.


Windows Explorer, access digital camera memory as a drive (still camera only)

Control Panel Scanners and Cameras Add Device


Windows Explorer, additional security policies

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) User Configuration Administrative Templates Windows Components Windows Explorer


Windows Explorer, columns in details view

Explorer View Details View Choose Details


Windows Explorer, group similar items

Explorer View Arrange Icons by Show in Groups


Windows Explorer, refresh view

Explorer View Refresh or press F5


Windows Explorer, reuse window when launching Internet shortcuts

Control Panel Internet Options Advanced tag Browsing Reuse windows for launching shortcuts


Windows Explorer, show lines in tree view (Folders Explorer bar)

Control Panel Folder Options View tab Display simple folder view in Explorer’s Folders list


Windows Explorer, show Status Bar

Explorer View Status Bar


Windows Explorer, toolbar, customize

Explorer View Toolbars Customize


Windows Explorer, toolbar, icon size

Explorer View Toolbars Customize Icon options


Windows Explorer, toolbar, prevent being moved

Explorer View Toolbars Lock the Toolbars


Windows Explorer, toolbar, text captions

Explorer View Toolbars Customize Text options


Windows File Protection, advanced settings

Group Policy (gpedit.msc) Computer Configuration Administrative Templates System Windows File Protection


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