1.    04 Sep 2015 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
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    Windows 10

    Downloads Folder Keeps Opening in New Window...


    So "This PC" has a series of folders: Documents, Downloads, Music, Pictures, etc...

    I have my preferences to "Open each folder in the same window". For most folders, this works exactly as it should.

    However, whenever I open a sub folder in the Downloads folder, it opens up in a new window.

    Anyone else having this issue?
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  2.    04 Sep 2015 #2
    Join Date : Apr 2014
    Space coast of Florida
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    Windows 10 Pro X64 16299.19

    No, mine is okay.

    In File Explore, right click on the Downloads folder and select Properties.
    Click the Customize tab and see what Optimize this folder for is set to. Mine is set to General items.
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  3.    05 Sep 2015 #3
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    That doesnt make a difference.
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  4.    05 Sep 2015 #4
    Join Date : Apr 2014
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    Hmmm, what is the default action (the top highlighted one) when you right click on a sub folder? MIne is Open, not Open in new Window.
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  5.    05 Sep 2015 #5
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ztruker View Post
    Hmmm, what is the default action (the top highlighted one) when you right click on a sub folder? MIne is Open, not Open in new Window.
    On most folders it's "expand". However, on sub folders of the "downloads" folder, the "expand" option is greyed out.
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