Auto-expand navigation pane in Explorer in Windows 7
When you open a folder in Windows Explorer, you can choose to show the navigation pane which shows the tree-view of the folders leading to the current folder. You can also choose to automatically expand the navigation pane to current folder whenever you open a folder. Here is how :
- Open any folder.
- Select Organize → Folder and Search options as shown below :
- In the Folder Options window, select the General tab.
- Check the checkbox labeled Automatically expand to current folder as shown,
- Click OK to save the settings.