Explorer doesn't exhibit that behavior on my system. It seems to be unique
to yours. I do open mine with
%SystemRoot%\explorer.exe /e, C:\
<rtdavide@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> When i use explorer in vista, you can see all the drives and expand
> folders in the left pane but as soon as you get to a folder with no
> subfolders in it, explorer opens that up and closes the left pane
> when i try and go back, it moves up the folder chain, but i can no
> longer see the rest of the drive folders, only the immediate one i
> happen to be in.
> I liked the old style where the left pane stayed intact, and you could
> move freely between other expanded folders with the pluses next to the
> is there any way i can get vista to do this?