Re: Problem in IE8 saving files to folders created in IE7
All, or at least very near all .html. That's the way the posting site
automatically formats them.
Don Varnau wrote:
> Are all files either .htm or .html - not some of each?
> [MS MVP- IE]
> "Fred" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>> Hi Don,
>> I'm running XP Pro SP3; I just tried right clicking in the
>> "save to" window and neither Refresh or F5 do anything.
>> The files are stories and story chapters in html format,
>> and are saved to folders in My Documents. They are posted
>> once a week, and are saved to a folder I create for that week,
>> or if a new chapter of an existing story, to a folder containing
>> that story. I move the individual story folders into the folder
>> for the week the new chapter is posted before saving the
>> new chapter. Until I installed IE8, when I clicked on a folder
>> to save a new story or chapter to, I could see a list of every
>> sub-folder and similar file in that folder. Now the folder
>> appears to be empty except for files I just saved with IE8 -
>> stuff I saved last week with IE7 do not show in the "save to"
>> Note everything is normal if I open My Documents and
>> navigate to these folders. It is just the "save as" function
>> that is misbehaving.
>> Thanks, Fred
>> Don Varnau wrote:
>>> Message headers suggest Windows XP, right?
>>> If you right-click in the folder (not on a filename) and chose
>>> Refresh (or hit F5) do the other files appear?
>>> What type of files are being saved?
>>> To which folders are the files being saved? e.g.. Documents and
>>> settings\youraccountname\My Documents?
>>> "Fred" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>>>> When I save files downloaded in IE8 to folders created in IE7, the
>>> which should show what files are already there is empty
>>>> except for any files previously saved in IE8. Is there a fix for
>>>> Thanx, Fred