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My new 8.1 machine never closes its windows. My old W7 machine

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My new 8.1 machine never closes its windows. My old W7 machine used to close the previous window when I opened a folder but the new one keeps it open and I end up with 40 or 50 windows all open on top of each other its driving me mad.
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Microsoft
Expert:  Jason Jones replied 2 years ago.
,
. I look forward to helping you today.
May I ask which "windows" you are referring to? Are they file windows, Internet Explorer windows, or something else?
Customer: replied 2 years ago.

My Docs

Then a folder called car info

then Ford

then Escort

then engine

THEN you can open the word doc you want to work on.

However, instead of all those 'layers' of folder windows closing when you drill down another layer, as they used tp on my windows 7 machine, they stay open and after a couple of hours you end up with 50 or 60 or more on on top of each other and the machine then starts to get confused. Surely they should close after you select the folder you want?

Expert:  Jason Jones replied 2 years ago.
Thank you kindly update.
You can fix this problem by doing the following:
- Press the two following keys at the same time: Windows key and the letter R
- Type: controL foLders
- Click Ok
- On the top of that new window, choose the "Open each folder in the same window"
- Click Ok.
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- Jason
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