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I want to make the settings in Windows Vista such that every folder I Open should have list view by default. How do I do that?

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After you set detail view for the current folder in Explorer, navigate to Tools -> Folder options, and select "Apply to all folders".

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This doesn't work on my computer. – René Nyffenegger Dec 5 '12 at 6:25

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