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I'd been through the usual shenanigans (TweakUI, BAG size etc) but this seems to be the solution if you have a similar usage deleter program. crazyace2009 replied Mar 18, 2017 at 10:47 AM Dual Boot XP & 7 mopargary19355 replied Mar 18, 2017 at 10:45 AM No signal to monitor, keyboard... blog comments powered by Disqus //Most Popular Articles 11 Uses for Your Old Smartphone 7 Forgotten Sega Dreamcast Classics How to KonMari Your Way to a Happier Digital Life Two-Factor Authentication: That should cure Windows XP's faulty memory. weblink

oh yes. Under those 3 (last one, only if you're using x64 OS), you will have a "BagMRU Size" DWORD with whatever decimal value you require. Powered by vBulletin Version 4.2.2 Copyright © 2017 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. Please try the request again.

Similar Threads - Solved won't remember Solved Superantispyware won't update Bush Lady, Jul 10, 2016, in forum: Windows XP Replies: 29 Views: 1,116 flavallee Jul 12, 2016 Thread Status: Not open This occurs because, by default, Windows Vista or Windows 7 is set to remember folder view settings for only 5000 folders. Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! Please try again now or at a later time.

jenc- when i saw your answer i got so excited, at last the answer. Thanks a lot. Register Help Remember Me? had to restore from a drive image file image backup.

Just the BagMRU key? Kenny1, Sep 1, 2011 #4 Kenny1 Thread Starter Joined: Sep 25, 2006 Messages: 211 problem appears to be gone... If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. BagMRU Thanks InF, what about Bags key?

I can tell you they work since I've done them myself to fix this problem. Staff Online Now crjdriver Moderator flavallee Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Results 1 to 6 of 6 Thread: win XP won't remember folder views. So instead of remembering 5000 folders, Vista/7 now remembers 10000 folders.

Navigate to the Registry key HKEY_ CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\ Windows\ShellNoRoam. I don't understand what the problem is. You can also use FixWin to Reset the Folder View to Default. anybody got an idea?

Create two such keys: Bags BagMRU At each of those paths, right-click "Shell" or "ShellNoRoam" folders from the sidebar and select New → DWORD. In some cases, however, it just stops remembering new settings when the number of settings hits 400. Created by Anand Khanse. He was present at the formation of the Association of Shareware Professionals, and served on its board of directors.

Please help me with this! Ported from WinVistaClub. E.G. check over here So much less annoyance … Mohamad Sharifi It worked for me but there is a weird problem, at start up it won't work but running regedit(and do nothing!!

Chris Lombardi This has been a thorny problem for years. The symptoms are: Folder settings chosen using View or Sort By are not remembered when you close a folder and open it again. Select Decimal and type 10000 (or in Hexadecimal base type 2710).

For example, if the computer is running Windows Vista or Windows 7, this MATS package verifies that one of the following conditions is true: The NoSaveSettings registry value in the following

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thanks again! Discussion is locked Flag Permalink You are posting a reply to: XP Won't Remember Folder View Settings The posting of advertisements, profanity, or personal attacks is prohibited. Advanced Search Forum PressF1 win XP won't remember folder views. Hopefully now, Vista/7 will be remembering your settings.

That is, even the Thumbnails, Tiles, Icons, List, Details, etc, settings are not remembered. although not an expert (who is) i am not a stranger to editing the registry. More» See More + Comments Login or Register Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus. I didn't have directory HKEY_CURRENT_USERSoftwareMicrosoftWindowsShellNoRoam Serpico It did work for me, though.

Phantom010, Aug 30, 2011 #3 Kenny1 Thread Starter Joined: Sep 25, 2006 Messages: 211 hmmm, mr phantom - so far so good... It's b... Windows' in-built Regedit is fine, but it lacks some nice functions. But even if you have selected the Remember each folder's view settings check box, but your Windows does not remember your folder settings, then this article may interest you.

Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Back to Windows Legacy OS forum 3 total posts Popular Forums icon Computer Help 51,912 discussions icon Computer Newbies 10,498 discussions icon Laptops 20,411 discussions This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. You will need to repeat instructions for each of those paths: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoam HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Classes\Wow6432Node\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell (only if you are using a 64-bit version of Windows) For each of those Deleting the folder and putting back the files in it didn't solve the problem.

That is a puzzle then, as the keys shouldn't regenerate.