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Folders not staying as set

  1. #1


    Diamontina Cocktail Guest

    Folders not staying as set

    I set folders to what I like one day, it works all day even if I have to
    reboot. Next morning, they are back the way they were and have to be reset
    again. One particular folder only shows names, others display with extra
    large icons in a quarter panel etc so it is annoying to say the least.

    So, before I apply it, does anyone know if BAGS8000 works on Vista? I assume
    it is something like this again. Thanks.


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  2. #2


    R. McCarty Guest

    Re: Folders not staying as set

    Don't believe it's directly an issue with the BagMRU count. I've got a
    Vista setup that frequently forgets "Certain" folder settings. Most times
    it's Control Panel. On occasion it reverts from Medium Size icons to
    a details view. Certain others just won't retain Placement/Sizing, such
    as the Search and a few utility applets.

    "Diamontina Cocktail" <lrb@australia.com> wrote in message
    news:elcVgbvSHHA.1228@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
    >I set folders to what I like one day, it works all day even if I have to
    >reboot. Next morning, they are back the way they were and have to be reset
    >again. One particular folder only shows names, others display with extra
    >large icons in a quarter panel etc so it is annoying to say the least.
    >
    > So, before I apply it, does anyone know if BAGS8000 works on Vista? I
    > assume it is something like this again. Thanks.
    >




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  3. #3


    Diamontina Cocktail Guest

    Re: Folders not staying as set

    Same thing here. I am using Business edition having upgraded from XPSP2 Pro.
    Same for you?


    "R. McCarty" <PcEngWork-NoSpam_@mindspring.com> wrote in message
    news:eeiIPkvSHHA.4276@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
    > Don't believe it's directly an issue with the BagMRU count. I've got a
    > Vista setup that frequently forgets "Certain" folder settings. Most times
    > it's Control Panel. On occasion it reverts from Medium Size icons to
    > a details view. Certain others just won't retain Placement/Sizing, such
    > as the Search and a few utility applets.
    >
    > "Diamontina Cocktail" <lrb@australia.com> wrote in message
    > news:elcVgbvSHHA.1228@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
    >>I set folders to what I like one day, it works all day even if I have to
    >>reboot. Next morning, they are back the way they were and have to be reset
    >>again. One particular folder only shows names, others display with extra
    >>large icons in a quarter panel etc so it is annoying to say the least.
    >>
    >> So, before I apply it, does anyone know if BAGS8000 works on Vista? I
    >> assume it is something like this again. Thanks.
    >>

    >
    >



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  4. #4


    R. McCarty Guest

    Re: Folders not staying as set

    Actually my Vista instance is a "Fresh" install. I don't really care about
    some of the Windows not retaining - But Control Panel changing size
    and View type gets to be a pain as you never know what it will look
    like the next time you call it up.

    "Diamontina Cocktail" <lrb@australia.com> wrote in message
    news:ujpIuovSHHA.1208@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
    > Same thing here. I am using Business edition having upgraded from XPSP2
    > Pro. Same for you?
    >
    >
    > "R. McCarty" <PcEngWork-NoSpam_@mindspring.com> wrote in message
    > news:eeiIPkvSHHA.4276@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
    >> Don't believe it's directly an issue with the BagMRU count. I've got a
    >> Vista setup that frequently forgets "Certain" folder settings. Most times
    >> it's Control Panel. On occasion it reverts from Medium Size icons to
    >> a details view. Certain others just won't retain Placement/Sizing, such
    >> as the Search and a few utility applets.
    >>
    >> "Diamontina Cocktail" <lrb@australia.com> wrote in message
    >> news:elcVgbvSHHA.1228@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
    >>>I set folders to what I like one day, it works all day even if I have to
    >>>reboot. Next morning, they are back the way they were and have to be
    >>>reset again. One particular folder only shows names, others display with
    >>>extra large icons in a quarter panel etc so it is annoying to say the
    >>>least.
    >>>
    >>> So, before I apply it, does anyone know if BAGS8000 works on Vista? I
    >>> assume it is something like this again. Thanks.
    >>>

    >>
    >>

    >




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  5. #5


    Bill Condie Guest

    Re: Folders not staying as set

    Are we talking about making all folders the same?

    "R. McCarty" <PcEngWork-NoSpam_@mindspring.com> wrote in message
    news:%23zwrSsvSHHA.2124@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
    > Actually my Vista instance is a "Fresh" install. I don't really care about
    > some of the Windows not retaining - But Control Panel changing size
    > and View type gets to be a pain as you never know what it will look
    > like the next time you call it up.
    >
    > "Diamontina Cocktail" <lrb@australia.com> wrote in message
    > news:ujpIuovSHHA.1208@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
    >> Same thing here. I am using Business edition having upgraded from XPSP2
    >> Pro. Same for you?
    >>
    >>
    >> "R. McCarty" <PcEngWork-NoSpam_@mindspring.com> wrote in message
    >> news:eeiIPkvSHHA.4276@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
    >>> Don't believe it's directly an issue with the BagMRU count. I've got a
    >>> Vista setup that frequently forgets "Certain" folder settings. Most
    >>> times
    >>> it's Control Panel. On occasion it reverts from Medium Size icons to
    >>> a details view. Certain others just won't retain Placement/Sizing, such
    >>> as the Search and a few utility applets.
    >>>
    >>> "Diamontina Cocktail" <lrb@australia.com> wrote in message
    >>> news:elcVgbvSHHA.1228@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
    >>>>I set folders to what I like one day, it works all day even if I have to
    >>>>reboot. Next morning, they are back the way they were and have to be
    >>>>reset again. One particular folder only shows names, others display with
    >>>>extra large icons in a quarter panel etc so it is annoying to say the
    >>>>least.
    >>>>
    >>>> So, before I apply it, does anyone know if BAGS8000 works on Vista? I
    >>>> assume it is something like this again. Thanks.
    >>>>
    >>>
    >>>

    >>

    >
    >



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  6. #6


    Diamontina Cocktail Guest

    Re: Folders not staying as set

    I am talking about any old folder. Change the view today. Tomorrow it will
    be different.


    "Bill Condie" <billcondie@gmail.com> wrote in message
    news:702FD6AD-6D99-4D47-BABD-4FA16C0EC9E2@microsoft.com...
    > Are we talking about making all folders the same?
    >
    > "R. McCarty" <PcEngWork-NoSpam_@mindspring.com> wrote in message
    > news:%23zwrSsvSHHA.2124@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
    >> Actually my Vista instance is a "Fresh" install. I don't really care
    >> about
    >> some of the Windows not retaining - But Control Panel changing size
    >> and View type gets to be a pain as you never know what it will look
    >> like the next time you call it up.
    >>
    >> "Diamontina Cocktail" <lrb@australia.com> wrote in message
    >> news:ujpIuovSHHA.1208@TK2MSFTNGP03.phx.gbl...
    >>> Same thing here. I am using Business edition having upgraded from XPSP2
    >>> Pro. Same for you?
    >>>
    >>>
    >>> "R. McCarty" <PcEngWork-NoSpam_@mindspring.com> wrote in message
    >>> news:eeiIPkvSHHA.4276@TK2MSFTNGP02.phx.gbl...
    >>>> Don't believe it's directly an issue with the BagMRU count. I've got a
    >>>> Vista setup that frequently forgets "Certain" folder settings. Most
    >>>> times
    >>>> it's Control Panel. On occasion it reverts from Medium Size icons to
    >>>> a details view. Certain others just won't retain Placement/Sizing,
    >>>> such
    >>>> as the Search and a few utility applets.
    >>>>
    >>>> "Diamontina Cocktail" <lrb@australia.com> wrote in message
    >>>> news:elcVgbvSHHA.1228@TK2MSFTNGP06.phx.gbl...
    >>>>>I set folders to what I like one day, it works all day even if I have
    >>>>>to reboot. Next morning, they are back the way they were and have to be
    >>>>>reset again. One particular folder only shows names, others display
    >>>>>with extra large icons in a quarter panel etc so it is annoying to say
    >>>>>the least.
    >>>>>
    >>>>> So, before I apply it, does anyone know if BAGS8000 works on Vista? I
    >>>>> assume it is something like this again. Thanks.
    >>>>>
    >>>>
    >>>>
    >>>

    >>
    >>

    >



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