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Old 01-23-2013, 12:37 PM   #1
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Default Two Windows 7 questions

Hi gang. Hope you can help with this.

1) Every time I reboot, my mouse setting is reset to default. I have to open up the mouse settings and move the mouse pointer speed up a few notches, since I use 24" monitors. Why won't it retain this setting on a reboot?

2) Is there a way to have different size windows for each sub-directory? For instance, will open and be a certain size in X/Y dimensions. But there's only a few folders, so i want a small wonder, rather than one taking up a lot of real estate. Then I open a subdirectory, say, /pix/, and it has lots of folders and I need a bigger screen. Problem is, the /pix/ window is the same size as the window, and every other window would be the same size as . is there any setting to make each window have its own size?

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Old 01-23-2013, 04:18 PM   #2
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I haven't tried it in a while, but the ctrl-key trick doesn't work any more to remember window size/placement?


Try that maybe?

Or the registry edit here:

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Old 01-24-2013, 01:46 PM   #3
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If you want windows to remember a certain folder size for a certain folder, then create a shortcut to that folder and use only that shortcut to access that folder.

I have several such folders on my task bar.
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Old 01-27-2013, 04:17 PM   #4
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Well the windows tricks aren't working.

And no one has any ideas on the mouse issue?
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