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Windows Explorer Command-Line Options for Windows XP

BAT file code
@echo off
start %SystemRoot%\explorer.exe /n,/root, "C:\MyFolder"

"Explorer.exe Command-Line Options for Windows XP." Microsoft Support. Web. 24 Dec. 2009. <http://support.microsoft.com/kb/314853>.

The options that you can use with Explorer.exe are /n, /e, /root (plus an object), and /select (plus an object).

Option            Function
/n Opens a new single-pane window for the default
selection. This is usually the root of the drive that
Windows is installed on. If the window is already
open, a duplicate opens.

/e Opens Windows Explorer in its default view.

/root,<object> Opens a window view of the specified object.

/select,<object> Opens a window view with the specified folder, file,
or program selected.

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