Windows 10: Desktop and Folders not updating

  1.    08 Apr 2016 #1

    Desktop and Folders not updating


    Hi

    If I edit a file name, remove or add a file then I have to press F5 to refresh either the folder I'm in or the desktop.
    Never had to do this before.

    Any one any ideas how to resolve this

    Thanks
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  2.    08 Apr 2016 #2

    Hi, there's quite a bit of discussion historically on this issue.

    For example please see:
    windows 7 - Explorer does not auto-refresh - Super User

    where various fixes are suggested.

    (Note for interest this one, which doesn't seem fixable:
    File explorer not refreshing after deleting files in search - Windows 10 Forums
    )
      My ComputerSystem Spec

  3.    09 Apr 2016 #3

    Thanks for the reply.

    I think my issue may be due to mapped drives to my NAS which is currently turned off.

    I'm going to test this later today.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


 

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