Thursday, October 20th 2005
This has been bugging me for ages: The folders in Windows XP auto-expand when you click on them in the folder tree of Windows Explorer. Finally, thanks to this page, I have learnt how to disable them.
The pref isn’t exactly intuitively labeled. They call it
Display Simple Folder View, which is really several prefs in one. Apart from the auto-expanding it also sets the visual style of the folder tree – hiding the branches if enabled: