Incorrect size of folder c:\Users

The behaviour described in the bug report is either by design, or would be far too complex/time-consuming to be changed

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maks1313
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Incorrect size of folder c:\Users

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Size of a folder includes size of it's child folders that are links.

For example on Russian Windows 7 64bit.
Folder "c:\Users" contains 2 child folders: "c:\Users\All Users" and "c:\Users\Все пользователи" both are links to c:\ProgramData.

When I press space on c:\Users I expect to see size of this folder.
But in Total Commander this size includes size of both child "folders" which are links to another folder.

When I open Properties dialog in Explorer it shows size of the folder without sizes of its links.

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Post by *Horst.Epp »

Look in the help for the
IgnoreLinks=
and set it according to your wishes.
Windows 10 Home x64 May 2020 Update, Version 2004 (OS Build 19041.331)
Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4770 CPU @ 3.40GH, 16GB RAM
TC 9.51 x64 / x86, Everything 1.4.1.984 (x64)

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