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Cannot Create New Folder

  1. #1


    Neoshade Guest

    Cannot Create New Folder

    I can no longer create folders!
    This right-click conext menu option is gone from Explorer, and Explorer
    windows which have a "New Folder" button embedded (such as my browser's
    "download" dialogue) don't work either!

    I have turned User Account Control on and off (am "administrator" and only
    user)
    .... nothing works.

    Please help!

    Thanks,
    - Kris

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  2. #2


    dean-dean Guest

    Re: Cannot Create New Folder

    Are all the right-click New items gone, or just the Folder option?

    "Neoshade" <Neoshade@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    news:75A472DC-7611-4AA1-90E2-EAE3FE822BB9@microsoft.com...
    >I can no longer create folders!
    > This right-click conext menu option is gone from Explorer, and Explorer
    > windows which have a "New Folder" button embedded (such as my browser's
    > "download" dialogue) don't work either!
    >
    > I have turned User Account Control on and off (am "administrator" and only
    > user)
    > ... nothing works.
    >
    > Please help!
    >
    > Thanks,
    > - Kris



      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    Doug Guest

    RE: Cannot Create New Folder

    Did you get this fixed. i am having same problem. the only choice i have is
    New Briefcase.
    --
    Doug


    "Neoshade" wrote:

    > I can no longer create folders!
    > This right-click conext menu option is gone from Explorer, and Explorer
    > windows which have a "New Folder" button embedded (such as my browser's
    > "download" dialogue) don't work either!
    >
    > I have turned User Account Control on and off (am "administrator" and only
    > user)
    > ... nothing works.
    >
    > Please help!
    >
    > Thanks,
    > - Kris


      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  4. #4


    Neoshade Guest

    Re: Cannot Create New Folder

    All the right-click New items are still there (New: contact, txt documents
    etc) Only New Folder is gone! (and of course doesn't work through any other
    means)

    I've had to copy a blank folder over-and-over-and-over everytime I need new
    folders LOL!

    TY in advance

    - Kris



    "dean-dean" wrote:

    > Are all the right-click New items gone, or just the Folder option?
    >
    > "Neoshade" <Neoshade@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
    > news:75A472DC-7611-4AA1-90E2-EAE3FE822BB9@microsoft.com...
    > >I can no longer create folders!
    > > This right-click conext menu option is gone from Explorer, and Explorer
    > > windows which have a "New Folder" button embedded (such as my browser's
    > > "download" dialogue) don't work either!
    > >
    > > I have turned User Account Control on and off (am "administrator" and only
    > > user)
    > > ... nothing works.
    > >
    > > Please help!
    > >
    > > Thanks,
    > > - Kris

    >


      My System SpecsSystem Spec

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    Re: Cannot Create New Folder

    Quote Originally Posted by Neoshade View Post
    I can no longer create folders!
    This right-click conext menu option is gone from Explorer, and Explorer
    windows which have a "New Folder" button embedded (such as my browser's
    "download" dialogue) don't work either!

    I have turned User Account Control on and off (am "administrator" and only
    user)
    .... nothing works.

    Please help!

    Thanks,
    - Kris
    Hi Kris,

    Go to this link and give this a try to fix it. It should do the trick.

    New Folder

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn

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  6. #6


    Neoshade Guest

    Re: Cannot Create New Folder

    That worked Perfectly!

    IF ANYONE HAS THIS PROBLEM CLICK ON THE LINK ABOVE!

    Thank you for the help!
    - Kris

      My System SpecsSystem Spec


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