full screen mode Win XP

  tmac 14:16 28 Mar 2007
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Is there any way to make windows always open up folders in full screen mode?

  Pineman100 19:09 28 Mar 2007

I'm not sure if this is what you want, but you can set Windows to always launch a program in maximised (full screen) view.

Right-click on the program's shortcut on the desktop, or in Start>All Programs. Then click on Properties, then the Shortcut tab. Click the down-arrow to open the Run list, then click on Maximised. Then click OK.

  woodchip 19:15 28 Mar 2007

Could you give more info on what you are trying to do!

  tmac 09:49 29 Mar 2007

I often want to insert a file into an opened document. When I click insert and then the folder I want. it opens in a small window and at the top R H S is a ? and an X but nothing to maximise the window

  VoG II 10:38 29 Mar 2007

If you are referring to the Open/Insert/Save etc dialogs in Microsoft Office then I don't think that it can be done. Not without some clever API programming anyway.

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