windows explorers restored on startup


In previous versions of windows, windows explorer(s) and the folders they had open would be restored at login/startup. This disappeared in XP. but you can bring it back.

  1. bring up windows Explorer by either holding down the windows logo key (the flag key) and hitting E, or doing Start|All Programs|Accessories|Windows Explorer
  2. from the menu, Tools|Folder options|View tab
    tools|folder options
  3. check the checkbox labelled "Restore previous folder windows at logon".
    windows explorer folder options
  4. click OK