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Setting Folder Views

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by ruggb, Jan 12, 2011.

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  1. ruggb

    ruggb Thread Starter

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    Until I clean reinstalled my W7 x64 Ult system I could set column positions in WE and apply it to all folders. Now that box "Apply to all folders" is grayed out.
    How do I fix this please???
     
  2. TheOutcaste

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    Apply to all Folders is not available if you open Folder Options from the Control Panel, or if you were in Computer, Favorites (Not IE Favorites) or a folder that is contained in a Library.

    You have to open it from the Organize | Folder and search options when not in one of the three named above.

    For example for My Documents, you have to go to C:\Users\<User Name>\My Documents, not Libraries | Documents | My Documents
     
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