Posts under Explorer tag.

Why does Windows File Explorer not run as administrator?

In Windows 8, Windows 7 & Windows Vista, the User Account Control is enabled by default, to run in Admin approval mode.  Windows Explorer or explorer.exe is also set to run in the standard user context. Even if you right-click […]

Snap your open windows to 9 invisible grids with Gridy

Windows 7 Aero Snap feature lest you snap your windows to the four edges of your screen. Gridy, creates nine slots and adds an invisible grid to Windows, so that any window you move or resize is snapped to it. […]

Organize your open windows with WinSplit Revolution

Nowadays multi-tasking is what we all do, whether its on a PC or a Laptop. While multi-tasking, we may open several windows while minimizing others;  frequently using the ALT+TAB keys too, maybe! It would surely be very helpful if all […]

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StExBar: The Ultimate Toolbar for Windows 7 Explorer

Have you ever needed to open a console window while you were using Windows Explorer? And to have that console already set to the directory you’re showing in explorer right now? Well, StExBar provides that with one simple mouse click. […]

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Explore as Administrator PowerToy released.

Have you ever tried to use Windows Explorer to create a folder within or copy a file into a protected folder such a Program Files or Windows and had to deal with the confusing “File Operation” dialog box before you […]