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How can I disable explorer folders expanding in windows 7?

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In Win7 whenever I'm trying to copy or move some files over to another folder by dragging and dropping, the Explorer windows expand automatically and it screws me up. I often accidentally drop the files in the wrong folder because it expands just as I let go of the mouse button. In Control panel\Folder Options I already have "Automatically expand to current folder" unchecked, but it still does it. Does anyone know how to stop this behavior?

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Re: How can I disable explorer folders expanding in windows ...

You're not the only one who has had issues with that. Best think you can do is install a easy little program that trust me you will love. The program will give you in your right click menu a "Copy to folder" and "Move to folder" option. Here is how to do that (really easy to do): How To Add Copy To Folder / Move To Folder To Your Right Click Menu

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