Here are some how-to's for the Windows operating systems.
Lots of tips and tricks can be found at the Windows Guide Network.
- Use QuickView under Windows 2000 and Windows XP (Posted by Fishface in borland.public.attachments)
- QuickView was removed
from Windows 2000/XP. To reenable it, download the file qv.zip.
Extract and open in a text editor the file qvdllexe.reg to read the instructions, then import the .reg file in the registry.
- Shortcut to start Windows Explorer in the root of desired drive
- Use the command line
%SystemRoot%\explorer.exe /e,/select,c:\temp (or any other existing folder on the desired drive).
- Stop default hiding of system folders contents (\WINNT, \WINNT\SYSTEM32, \Program Files) in Windows 2000
- In every folder open with Notepad the hidden file
folder.htt, find the line
gShowFiles = !gFolder.HaveToShowWebViewBarricade;
and replace it with
gShowFiles = true;.
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