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Windows 7: New Folders always compressed .zip

22 Jun 2013   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
New Folders always compressed .zip

I'm running Windows 7 Ultimate x64. Whenever I right click on the desktop to create a new folder, I am only ever given the option of creating a new compressed .zip folder. Is there a setting I can't find so I can turn this off. My Pictures folder is .zip as well which prevents any thumbnails being displayed on the picture's file icon.

Thanks for the help

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22 Jun 2013   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1, Windows 8.1 Pro x64, Windows 10 Pro x64

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