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Windows 7: File sorting - limited to one level now?

09 May 2011   #1

Windows 7 64 bit
File sorting - limited to one level now?

In Vista, I was able to sort files by date created, highlight the files I want, then sort again by name, and all the files I selected previously would still be highlighted, but now they're in numerical order. Win 7 won't let me apply that second level of sorting. It's either name or date, but not both.

I used this feature all the time, and it is sorely missed. Any ideas on how I can get around it? Thank you!

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13 May 2011   #2

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Have you tried "Group By", "Arrange by" & "Sort By" function by accessing the menu (Hold Alt to choose "View")?
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