What is desktop.ini inside the Startup folder?

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Kevin Ar18, Aug 19, 2002.

  1. Kevin Ar18

    Kevin Ar18 OSNN Senior Addict

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    Inside the startup folder is a file called "desktop.ini"

    It is a hidden file and contains the following commands:
    Does anyone know what it is for?
     
  2. allan

    allan Guest

    The hidden desktop.ini inside your folders maintains your preferences for that folder. If you delete the file, the folder will revert to XP's default folder settings (for that folder).
     
  3. Kevin Ar18

    Kevin Ar18 OSNN Senior Addict

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    Thanks.