I am trying to get the current folder location of a Windows Explorer window. With this snippet, I am able to iterate all the windows and get their locations. However, I need to match them up to their window handles so that I can manipulate the windows style, position, parent, title, etc based on the ..
We have 2 ways to open a file with an application: Double-click on a file in the explorer. Windows explorer will search for its extension in the registry, find the default application command line (CLI) format string, substitute the "%1" argument with the file’s path, and finally run the CLI. Directly call the application in ..
If you installed Windows 11 21H2 22000.51 Windows Explorer restarts every 3 seconds. How can we fix this error. Close and open doesn’t work. Source: Windows..
I am writing a application that creates certain special folders in Windows. And I want to be able to call my application from if I right click in the empty windows space. When I am not in those special folders, I would like my right click menu to simply be able to open my application. ..
I try to open a network location using explorer.exe from command line to which does not exist explorer.exe server123locationdoesnotexist Instead of getting the error message you get when entering the location directly in Windows Explorer it just opens with the default location. Any way to get the error message pop up when invoking explorer.exe via ..
In a Delphi 10.4.2 win-32 VCL Application in Windows 10, I show the content of a directory in Windows File Explorer using this code and passing a path e.g. C:MyDirectory: procedure ShellOpen(const Url: string; const Params: string = ”); begin Winapi.ShellAPI.ShellExecute(0, ‘Open’, PChar(Url), PChar(Params), nil, SW_SHOWNORMAL); end; This works. But how can I force Explorer ..
I am changing the tag of a folder my either creating or modifying the desktop.ini file in Windows 10. Without notifying the OS that it needs to refresh in some way, the tag takes an indeterminate amount of time to reflect as changed within Windows Explorer. I am trying to call a Windows API function ..
Why does This PCproblem image opens Automatically when laptop is charging? The file explorer keeps popping on my windows device and is causing problem when I am working. I tried various ways to fix this problem : -Uncheck the option "Use AutoPlay for all media and devices". -End File Explorer in Task Manager. -sfc /scannow ..
Why does File Explorer opens Automatically when laptop is charging? The file explorer keeps popping on my windows device and is causing problem when I am working. I tried various ways to fix this problem : -Uncheck the option "Use AutoPlay for all media and devices". -End File Explorer in Task Manager. -sfc /scannow in ..
I recognize that the issue here is more likely to do with the bat file itself rather than the right click -> Send To -> shortcut to bat file so here goes… I wanted to implement the bat file code found here The idea being that the user selects a bunch of files in a ..