Problem: Your folder customizations are incorrect

Solution: Increase the number of folders windows xp remembers each folders view settings. In default windows xp remembers up to 400 folders. Service pack 2 increases this number to 5000.

Instructions on how to increase the number of rembered folders to maximum 8000:

  1. Press "Start" button
  2. Click "Run..."
  3. Type "regedit" + Enter
  4. Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER \ Software \ Microsoft \ Windows \ Shell
  5. Right click on BagMRU Size and click change
  6. Type the desired value (up to 8000)
  7. Navigate to HKEY_CURRENT_USER \ Software \ Microsoft \ Windows \ ShellNoRoam
  8. Right click on BagMRU Size and click change
  9. Type the desired value (up to 8000)