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VBA ShellExecute (show "detail" view)

Okay, I've spent enough time looking for this online. Time to bring in the experts.

I have an MS Access database with VBA code to open an Explorer view.  I'm using the ShellExecute command to open a specific folder.

ShellExecute 0, "open", StudyFolderName, 0, 0, 1

QUESTION: Is there a way to force it to open Explorer in the 'Details' view vs. the system default view?  While some users have there default view set to Icons, others use List... but for this particular task, the Details view is required.

Thanks for any help/insights you might be able to provide!!
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Thanks. Not worth monkeying with the registry for this project. But thank you for confirming what I thought might be the case... that there is no easy way to do this.
Thanks for the quick response.