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Windows Explorer Not automatically refreshing

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by ruggb, Dec 1, 2011.

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  1. ruggb

    ruggb Thread Starter

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    with any WE window open - if I change/delete anything the window does not automatically refresh. I must hit F5 to see the correct view.

    What do I need to change to fix this??

    thx
    bill
     
  2. Phantom010

    Phantom010 Trusted Advisor

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    Press the Windows key + R to open a Run box.

    Type regedit

    Click OK.

    Browse to:

    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\CLSID\{BDEADE7F-C265-11D0-BCED-00A0C90AB50F}\Instance

    In the right pane, double-click DontRefresh.

    Change the Value from 1 to 0.


    If you have a 64-bit operating system, do the same for the following keys:

    HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{BDEADE7F-C265-11D0-BCED-00A0C90AB50F}\Instance

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Classes\Wow6432Node\CLSID\{BDEADE7F-C265-11D0-BCED-00A0C90AB50F}\Instance

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Classes\CLSID\{BDEADE7F-C265-11D0-BCED-00A0C90AB50F}\Instance
     
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