I love Vista’s Explorer interface, but the one thing I miss is the “up” button. In this guide you’ll learn how to emulate the up button with a keyboard shortcut. I’ve also included some other useful keyboard shortcuts.
Emulating the “up” Button with a Keyboard Shortcut
To navigate up one directory e.g. from C:WindowsTemp to C:Windows, use the following shortcut:
More Windows Explorer Shortcut Keys
Shortcut Effect Alt+Left Go back Alt+Right Go forward Alt+Enter See properties of highlighted file Alt+D Focus and select path in address bar F4 Display the address bar drop down list F11 Run Explorer in full-screen mode