Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.



Windows 7: Library Folder Sorting

29 Nov 2010   #1

Windows 7 Premium 64 bit
 
 
Library Folder Sorting

I am trying to sort my picture library and can only get one setting. When I used XP and Vista I had no problem with this but now with Windows 7 it seems it is less customizable than the previous ones.

I want to sort my folders in the Library Picture file by "date modified" and then the pictures inside of those individual folders by "name". It seems either everything is sorted by one way or the other and you can not configure the main folder to do something different than the sub folders. I can not figure out how to get this to work and it is pretty frustrating so far. Any assistance would be greatly appreciated.

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

29 Nov 2010   #2
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Daniel,

All included folders in a library share the same folder view. However, you can use OPTION THREE in the tutorial below to be able to use "Arrange by" for "New Folders" created in a library.

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...ort-stack.html

Hope this helps,
Shawn
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Library Folder Sorting





Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Library Folder Sorting
Thread Forum
Solved Folder sorting weirdness General Discussion
Folder Shortcut Sorting General Discussion
Add a new sorting option to EVERY folder? General Discussion
Speed up folder sorting? Performance & Maintenance
Music Library sorting Music, Pictures & Video
Folder always have sorting bar Customization
Folder Sorting General Discussion

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 03:13 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33