When you right-click on the Desktop and click New, the Folder entry may be missing from the sub-menu.


Although the cause for this issue is unknown, the resolution is simple. Visit the File association fixes for Windows Vista page in this site and download the Folder association fix ( Unzip the fix and extract the .REG file to the Desktop. Right-click the .REG file and choose Merge. Note that you need to be an administrator to apply this fix.