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Windows 7: How to make the "By type" option for Sort & group the default?

06 Oct 2015   #1
CalypsoArt

Win 7 professional 64
 
 
How to make the "By type" option for Sort & group the default?

I have never been able to solve this, and it is really annoying. Anytime I open a folder with many file types, I'd like it to be grouped by "Type." However, "Type" is never displayed as an option in explorer, and I then have to select the "More" scroll down and choose "Type" then go through the "group by" process again. It's a lot of extra clicks, especially when I have to do this with lots of folders. How do I get "Type" to display in the "Group by" right click in explorer? Or better yet, how can I get folders to automatically display files grouped by type?


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06 Oct 2015   #2
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

I'm no expert but I did find one.
Take a look at the Tutorial by Brink and see if it solves your problem.

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