Unable to create new folder in Windows 7

I am unable to create a new folder by any means in Windows 7. From within Windows Explorer if I select the "New Folder" option, nothing happens. Also, from the Desktop, the "Folder" option does not show when right-clicking and selecting "New".

I have done a system restore back beyond where I knew it was working and am still not able to create a new folder.

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How to create a new folder in Windows 7 32 bit?

I cannot seem to create a new folder any more in Windows Explorer within another folder. I'm not sure when this started,? When I right click in the folder, & select new, it does not appear among the options.

I have run a SFC /scannow from the comment mode, which completed & made some corrections, but still cannot create a new folder.

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I have 2 questions: what did I do to kill the create folder feature and how do I correct the problem?

I am very freightened about messing with the Registry because I am ignorant about what it does.

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It used to work? I do it all the time but the last time I tried to create a new folder it wouldn't work. Anywhere in any of my libraries, in my C drive, no where. I tried right clicking, I tried moving it to another folder and then hitting make new folder and I get a message that say I cannot create a new folder here pick a different destination.

I tried to restore to an earlier time and that didn't work either? I don't undderstand why it won't let me make a new folder?

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If I open Explorer and try to create a New Folder from there, I can "click on the 'New Folder' button ALL DAY, but it does NOTHING".

What's going on here ?

I am running Windows 7, and have been doing so for 15-16 months, w/o any real problems, until now.

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I'm logged in with my regular User profile, which has Admin privileges. (It isn't that the "New Folder" words don't appear on the toolbar . it's just that it doesn't work to create a new folder in the window.) I can see other files in the folder, as well as other previous folders, but I can't create any new folders where I'd like them. I've looked in the Folder Options, and everything looks fine.

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I cannot create a new folder in any of libraries or anywhere for that matter?

I used to be able to create new folders but it doesn't work now and I don't know why? I am running windows 7 64 bit. I tried clicking on the link to create new folder, I tried moving the file and clicking make new folder, none of it works.

I tried right clicking and going to new and the option for a new folder isn't even there? I tried to restore to a previous time and that didn't work. I don't know what else to try?

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I want to add a folder to Windows 7 taskbar without the need to create a new toolbar and then create a folder then a sub-folder. I want to drag and drop the folder from my desktop then lock it and remove it from my desktop.

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A folder with Folder.jpg sticking out of it) I use IcoFX to create icons and can't seem to find a feature that would provide the desired effect, also once made, how do I change the default folder icon to use said icon?

Lastly would like to create the effect that once I move my cursor over it the CD case opens. just a simple second image that I've seen icons do Just not sure what program to use to create this icon effect

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First off, I am the administrator and have my settings on full control. I am running Windows 7 Pro x64.

Ok so I don't know what disabled me from creating new folders, but there has to be a way to change it back. Whenever I right click, instead of there being the "folder" option under the "new" tab, it just shows "shortcut" in place of where the folder would be.

I also opened up the "Documents" folder and tried creating a new folder by clicking on the "New Folder" tab inside the "Documents" folder.

Neither of those options worked. I don't know if something got disabled or deleted, but I can't create new folders at all.

I can still download and install whatever I want. It's just that I can't create a new folder at all.

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