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Author Topic: comdlg32: setting default FileOpen etc dialogs to "details" view  (Read 922 times)


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Way back when... I had used the "eXeScope"  resource editor utility to modify comdlg32.dll
to achieve a larger default height and width for the various dialog boxes.

Never could figure out how to coerce "details" view (vs "list" view) as the default, though.

Clearly, as I discovered today
achieving default "details" view is possible...

so I'm hoping someone reading this will throw me a clue, how to achieve default details view


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Re: comdlg32: setting default FileOpen etc dialogs to "details" view
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2013, 07:59:38 PM »
since switching to Win7, i had been using Direct Folders for this purpose. there is a free version if you want to take a look.

screenshot of the configuration window.
Direct Folders Configuration_2013_10_25_001.png