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Windows Explorer - how can I get it to stop randomly choosing how to display folders?

Windows Explorer - how can I get it to stop randomly choosing how to display folders?

When I go into a folder, Windows Explorer (in Vista) seems to randomly choose how to display the folder - i.e. whether Icons or Details are shown, the Group By setting etc.

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Guest [Entry]

"You can run this Batch file to perform the necessary registry edits with one click:
@echo off
for %%a in (""HKCR\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell"" ""HKCR\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell"" ""HKCR\Software\Microsoft\Windows\ShellNoRoom"") do (
for %%b in (Bags BagMRU) do (
reg delete ""%%~a\%%~b"" /f
)
)
:: Additional tweaks
reg add ""HKCR\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell\Bags\AllFolders\Shell"" /v FolderType /t REG_SZ /d NotSpecified /f
reg add ""HKCR\Software\Classes\Local Settings\Software\Microsoft\Windows\Shell"" /v ""BagMRU Size"" /t REG_DWORD /d 10000 /f
rundll32 user32.dll,UpdatePerUserSystemParameters
taskkill /f /im explorer.exe & explorer
exit /b 0"