How to implement an hot key to open Windows Explorer at a specific folder (ex: C:\foo\fight\vril)?
If is possible, I would like to avoid to install another application but perform it in Windows (XP no Vista nor Seven).
explorer.exe, click Next and the name the shortcut.
/root,<folder you want the shortcut to open to>.
C:\Windows\explorer.exe /root,c:will open the Explorer window to the root of C
And there you have it. Read more about Explorer command line options here.
create a shortcut to the folder in your startmenu/desktop/quick launch toolbar, then set its shortcut key property.