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WindowsWhere Opens Windows 7 Explorer Where You Left Off

Windows 7 cannot remember the last location of the windows explorer, which is quite annoying considering Windows XP did just fine. “See, Windows 7 (and Vista as well, apparently) like to forget where you left your explorer windows, so that new explorer windows end up wherever the last window was, instead of where that particular window was last.”, says the developer behind WindowsWhere, which is a nifty little app making sure that explorer windows stay where you left them.

Windows Explorer Fix

When opened, it will sit in the system tray, double-click the icon to bring up the main window. Click Run from File menu to begin, you can also choose to make this app start during Windows startup. Please note that this app has been developed for Windows 7, it is still in alpha release and the developer is open to any new feedback or bugs you might encounter. So far it worked seamlessly while testing on our Windows 7 32-bit system.

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  1. Just an FYI: a new version of this was recently released which addressed some issues on 64 bit machines and added a couple of requested features.

  2. Hey great blog, i just subscribed to your rss feeds.
    I want to ask you if you know a way to see the folder size in Windows Explorer for Windows 7 the way it was shown in XP.
    I've looked a lot but i didnt find something that makes Explorer to show the folder size in the same way that XP does.

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