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Windows 7: Can't move folders or files inside Explorer

06 Jun 2013   #1
ainoshoes

Windows 7 Ultimate 32b
 
 
Can't move folders or files inside Explorer

Desktop is ok..

But i don't have the black separator when i try to move files or folders opening explorer & c:\
none can be moved (between folders or files), & drag & drop doesn't show the "move" option
in the same folder when i try to order files or folders differently in the same window .. .

I only get move option if i simulate a move/hovering on another folder .. .
but the aim is to put them elsewhere in the same folder .. .

I don't even have "auto arrange" or "align" submenu option inside explorer
(it's present on the desktop)

I'm lost


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06 Jun 2013   #2
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

im thinking you are used to vista, windows 7 doesnt do these things any longer by default
but there is a way
try this tutorial it should get you where you want to be.
Windows Explorer Auto Arrange - Disable

welcome to the forum
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06 Jun 2013   #3
ainoshoes

Windows 7 Ultimate 32b
 
 
Can't move folders or files inside Explorer

thanks a lot, i now in auto arrange mode & align to grid in explorer can move folders & files up & down & see the black separator, it's a plus & i'm feeling free now
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06 Jun 2013   #4
boohbah

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

glad to help. its that very issue that brought me to sevenforums 3 years ago, stick around there is much to learn.
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