tried this and worked like a charm. Did you recently install any Windows updates, or a new antivirus program? Ricochet_16 said: I don't know what I downloaded that caused the problem, but now when I try to make a new folder on the desktop of my new Windows 7 computer, Cannot create desktop icons Cannot open folders on desktop with touchpad or mouse vista More resources See also solved I hve a Windows 7 Home Premium computer whose MBR is corrupt. http://brrian.net/new-folder/unable-to-create-the-folder-new-folder-desktop.html
Password Advanced Search Show Threads Show Posts Advanced Search Go to Page... I really appreciate the fact that you and others here are willing to take the time and help the rest of us. os is windows 7please reply [email protected] Monday, May 13, 2013 6:25 PM 0 Sign in to vote Hi, I'm stuck at the same place you are. Also, from the Desktop, the "Folder" option does not show when right-clicking and selecting "New". https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/97de8a2a-12f2-4381-a409-a78f4ae551cf/cannot-create-new-folder-in-windows-7?forum=w7itprogeneral
it worked... Proffitt Forum moderator / April 3, 2013 1:16 AM PDT In reply to: CAN'T CREATE "NEW FOLDER" I see a New Folder in Explorer.I can create a folder at the command Monday, April 01, 2013 9:52 PM 1 Sign in to vote Just ignore the negative alert. New Folder Option Missing Windows 7 Thank you for this simple and clever solution!
My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Dell OS Windows 7 BlueDemonofFire View Public Profile Find More Posts by BlueDemonofFire 17 Apr 2013 #5 lehnerus2000 W7 Ultimate SP1, Cannot Create New Folder Windows 10 From within Windows Explorer if I select the "New Folder" option, nothing happens. It really worked. http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/17244-63-cannot-create-folders-desktop Do I type Folder where it says value name and then paste your above information where it says value data or what?
If the Registry is blank in that data area, it won't secure a spot for Folder to show up in the New context menu. [HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder] @="Folder" "EditFlags"=hex:d2,03,00,00 "FullDetails"="prop:System.PropGroup.Description;System.ItemNameDisplay;System.ItemType;System.Size" "ThumbnailCutoff"=dword:00000000 "TileInfo"="prop:System.Title;System.PropGroup.Description;System.ItemType" Just Unable To Create New Folder In Windows 7 It only takes a few seconds. All of the options are there except the "New Folder."I am no longer able to Create New Folder. Monday, May 27, 2013 1:55 AM 0 Sign in to vote Thank you very much Linda.
I am logged in as Administrator ie there is only one user (me) and I am Administrator.
Saturday, May 25, 2013 6:13 PM 0 Sign in to vote Thanks Linda! Unable To Create New Folder In Windows 10 Yes test it out on a Windows Explorer window such as Documents. Cannot Create New Folder Windows 7 The registry changes recommended below without clear instructions as to the backup and restoration of the registry if chaos occursare a bit risky.
Learn How to Post and More  Community News  Best of the Community Blog  Notebooks Notebook Operating System and Recovery  Notebook Boot and Lockup  Notebook Wireless and Networking  Notebook Audio  Notebook Video, navigate here Proposed as answer by AParadiso Thursday, April 11, 2013 1:26 PM Wednesday, April 10, 2013 7:13 PM 0 Sign in to vote Hello Linda, I just experienced this same problem. Have you found away to solve this? Flag Permalink This was helpful (0) Collapse - Glad I could help! Can't Create New Folder Windows 8
Search for text in a file, then rename the file with that text What is the cheapest way to get permanent flying for a party lower than level 11? damoore Thursday, July 04, 2013 9:18 PM 0 Sign in to vote Thank you so much Linda! The problem is that on my Windows 7 Professional machines the right mouse button doesn't show the New Folder option and elsewhere as well (via Explorer) I'm unable to create new Check This Out Thursday, May 23, 2013 6:52 PM 0 Sign in to vote THANK YOU THIS FIXED IT..
Regards, DerPixelator Thursday, April 11, 2013 12:44 AM 0 Sign in to vote Thanks Mohammad- After trying 3 other fixes, yours worked perfectly! Can't Create New Folder Windows 10 when i go to Cannot create a new folder on dekstop. Then I went to RegEdit and opened the HKEY_CLASSES_ROOT\Folder section.
After an hour of checking forums I found that I accidentally deleted the New Folder Option and it was in my recycle bin. Friday, April 26, 2013 6:55 PM 0 Sign in to vote Ma'am, AFAIK, I have followed these instructions without any positive results UNLESS a reboot is required; if so, this problem I can create a new briefcase folder but like before mentioned new folder is not in the list under new from right click but there is a button in the window New Folder Not Working Windows 10 Also, the idea of the question is to find a solution that can be helpful to other users as well. :) –ymasood Dec 1 '09 at 14:24 add a comment| protected
Suddenly, I am unable to create new folders in My Documents. Sunday, May 19, 2013 4:37 PM 0 Sign in to vote Thanks Bro... Perhaps someone else who has found a solution will reply. http://brrian.net/new-folder/unable-to-create-new-folder-on-desktop-xp.html Sunday, June 23, 2013 11:06 PM 0 Sign in to vote I have tried this solution every way but upside down.
My System Specs Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Self built custom OS 64-bit Windows 10 Pro CPU Intel i7-3930K 3.2 Ghz (O/C 4 Ghz) Motherboard ASRock X79 Extreme11 Memory 32 Yes, all I did was type the word Folder in the value box, thenclicked the menu View / Refresh, then tried to create a folder and it worked! Friday, April 19, 2013 8:17 AM 0 Sign in to vote Linda, Linda, Linda. Thanks.
Should I have restarted windows 7 after restoring defaults? Yes test it out on a Windows Explorer window such as Documents. To Remove or Restore "Folder" My System Specs System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom Built OS Windows 7 Ultimate 32-Bit & Windows 7 Ultimate 64-Bit CPU Intel Core i7 CPU 950 @ 3.07GHz There should also be a "New Folder" button on the Command bar.
Please help... I haven't touched Silverlight since installation when Windows 7 hit the shelves. Mohammad Abu Sukhen Proposed as answer by kod1212 Thursday, May 09, 2013 9:48 PM Wednesday, April 10, 2013 11:06 AM 5 Sign in to vote If appears the following messege: I'm freaking out!!!
After an hour of checking forums I found that I accidentally deleted the New Folder Option and it was in my recycle bin.