1.    15 Jul 2016 #1
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 87
    Windows 10

    How to create a new folder, the Windows 7 way

    I upgraded to Win10 eight weeks ago, then went to Norway. I've just got back, and now I've been using Win10 for less than an hour. I've had CRITICAL_STRUCTURE_CORRUPTION, and Chrome hangs whenever I hit "Submit" here. So I'm keeping this short:
    What's the Win10 equivalent of navigating to a folder, right clicking the folder icon then selecting "New Folder". Win 10 isn't giving me the "New Folder" option.
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  2.    15 Jul 2016 #2
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    Shasta County
    Posts : 1,073
    Win 10 Pro x64

    You should be able to restore the new folder item with this,


    There is also a new folder in the ribbon,

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    Or Ctrl + Shift + N
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  3.    16 Jul 2016 #3
    Join Date : Aug 2015
    Posts : 87
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Thanks for the suggestions. I'll make a note of them and apply the .reg fix when I'm comfortable with Windows 10. I've had a few unsettling experiences in my first few hours of Win10 use, so I'm avoiding registry changes right now.

    I once made a registry change that had a side effect of blocking sounds created by my applications. Because my programs rarely beep, I didn't discover the problem until a few months later... all my old restore points were long gone. It took me over a year to research the problem and find the solution.
    Unfortunately, it took me less than a month to forget all about this, and to apply the registry update again...
    The second time around, it took another year to find the fix, and I vowed to be wary of registry fixes in future!
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