Fixed TCMD FileExplorer Start-Directory problem

Jan 12, 2014
422
7
Switzerland, SO
This TCMD Option here ...

TCMD_FE-StartDIR.JPG TCMD_FE-StartDIR_HLP.JPG

... has no influence.

The Start Directory for File Explorer is ALWAYS "Dieser PC" ("This PC" or something like that in english).

What is here the problem?

PS: TC 19.0.27 x64 on Win 10 Pro x64
 
May 20, 2008
11,380
98
Syracuse, NY, USA
It's the same here. And when that is showing, the text in the location box (just below "File Explorer") is
Code:
::{20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D}
... not very friendly.

You can get a computer name (in my case, "ZZ") by looking at the default value in
Code:
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\CLSID\{20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D}
Maybe there's an API function to get a more reasonable string than the CLSID itself.
 
Jan 12, 2014
422
7
Switzerland, SO
It's the same here. And when that is showing, the text in the location box (just below "File Explorer") is
Code:
::{20D04FE0-3AEA-1069-A2D8-08002B30309D}
... not very friendly.
Yes, indeed :-)

BTW: If NO path is set, it takes the Path from Shortcut. OMG we are in similar theme again :-))
 
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