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: Folders always displaying in descending order?

15 May 2013   #1
Tom0822

Win7 64bit
 
 
Folders always displaying in descending order?

Hi. I'm new to this forum...I have a strange issue here that I can't figure out and can't seem to find anything on google. I have a Win7 PC that always displays folders in descending order. I can't get it to stay in ascending order. I've tried the following, but everytime I reopen explorer it still goes back to descending order.
- I've right clicked in explorer and selected sort by 'ascending' order. Closed explorer, re-opened it and goes back to descending order.
- I've also tried 'Restore defaults' in the view tab of folder options, but still sorts by descending order
Any ideas how to get this to stay on ascending order?
TIA


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
15 May 2013   #2
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Tom, and welcome to Seven Forums.

You might see if resetting all folder views back to default may help.
Folder View Settings - Reset All to Default
Hope this helps,
Shawn
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 Folders always displaying in descending order?




Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
5 Folders(below) opens in this order, always get re-arranged
Hi Guys The 5 Folders(those below in .jpg file) open in this order, always get re-arranged. They will get re-arranged after a few days. Can we "lock" the order to what we want and not get auto re-arranged Thnxs skchui88@gmail.com
General Discussion
how do i arrange my favorites folders in alphabetical order
right now theyre just in there in the order i saved them in. is there a way to arrange them alphabetically?
General Discussion
Sort Order for folders
Hi, Somehow my sort order has been changed somehow. On another post I see that it goes to the view tab to change the order, however the view tab is not shown when I open a folder. What I see is "organize, share with, Burn, and new folder. I would like to change back to normal aphabetical...
Customization
when sorting pictures they automatically go in 'descending order'
while working with pictures, when I click on 'view' then 'sort by' then 'day' to put them in order of being taken, it automatically also put them in 'descending' order which means they are in reverse order. can anyone tell me how to stop this happening please. Thanks:confused:
General Discussion
Why can't you put folders in order that you want?
I dont if can but like my pictures folder I want to put pictures in a certain order but I dont think W7 lets you do that does it? Xp lets you
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 10:22.

Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App