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Windows 7: Folder view settings not saving !


02 Nov 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 
Folder view settings not saving !

I change view to large icons i come back and it is reset to details view......

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02 Nov 2012   #2
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

Right click a blank place in the folder and select properties and the Customize tab. Then pick Optimize this folder and choose one you like, Apply.
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02 Nov 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Britton30 View Post
Right click a blank place in the folder and select properties and the Customize tab. Then pick Optimize this folder and choose one you like, Apply.
Didn't work same thing happening .............
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02 Nov 2012   #4
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ultimate X64 SP1
 
 

This may help, run the steps outlined in this tutorial, Option Two, and reboot the system:
SFC /SCANNOW Command - System File Checker
If that doesn't correct the issue, run it two or more times with a reboot between.
You may get this result:
Code:
Windows Resource Protection found corrupt files and successfully repaired
them. Details are included in the CBS.Log windir\Logs\CBS\CBS.log. For
example C:\Windows\Logs\CBS\CBS.log
The system file repair changes will take effect after the next reboot.
Or a message that no integrity violations were found.
Or that Windows Resource Protection found errors it cannot repair, if so rerun the steps above.
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02 Nov 2012   #5

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

no violations were found

Still unable to solve but thanks for youe time buddy
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02 Nov 2012   #6
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Hello Beret,

You migh see if using the method in the tutorial below to set this for all folders may help.

Folder View - Set a Default for All Folders

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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02 Nov 2012   #7

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Thanks but it also didn't work
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02 Nov 2012   #8
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

What folder is this for?

Could you post a screenshot showing this to see if it may help reveal a possible cause?

You might try resetting all folder views to default.
Folder View Settings - Reset All to Default
Afterwards, try using the tutorial below again to set all folders to have the "General Items" template (step 1) with large icons (step 2).
Folder View - Set a Default for All Folders
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02 Nov 2012   #9

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Here it is .................. I aply setting in any way these are reset once folder is reopened


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02 Nov 2012   #10
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

What folder is this for?
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