Add Explore From Here to Every Folder

Posted On 2007-05-03 by FortyPoundHead
Keywords: Add Explore From Here to Every Folder
Tags: Software Hack/Tweak Tip Windows
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When you right click on any folder this will give you an option to Explore From Here, which will open up an explorer window of that folder.
Open your registry and find the key below. If it doesn't exist create it.
Change the value of '(Default)' to equal 'E&xplore From Here'.
Create a new key under the [Explore] key called command, and edit the '(Default)' value to equal 'explorer.exe /e,/root,/idlist,%i'.

Key: [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Directory\shell\Explore]
Data Type: REG_SZ

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