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Windows 7: How to set all folders to detailed?

01 Sep 2010   #1

Windows 7
How to set all folders to detailed? one go, can't seem to find an option in the explorer...nor any place else.

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01 Sep 2010   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Barend,

You can use the tutorial below to set all folder's to have the "General Items" folder template so their folder views will be "Details" by default.

Folder View - Set a Default for All Folders

Hope this helps,
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