JSI Tip 4685. The Windows XP Folders bar in Windows Explorer does NOT contain any icons?

When using Windows XP Explorer to view files, the Folders bar does NOT contain any icons?

If you have no C: drive, this problem will occur.

To resolve this issue:

1. Delete any file so that the Recycle Bin is NOT empty.

2. Create _MakeC.bat containing:

@echo off
call :wherec %windir%
goto :EOF
set boot=%~d1
subst C: %boot%\
3. Call it in a logon script or place a minimized shortcut to it in your Startup folder.

NOTE: After creating the C: drive, delete any file from the C: drive to the Recycle Bin and then empty the Recycle Bin.

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