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Windows 7: Display Documents in Folder Alphabetically

09 Feb 2010   #1
missaaliyah

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit
 
 
Display Documents in Folder Alphabetically

How do I get the folders and files in my documents and subsequent folders into alphabetically? Starting with files/folders starting with "0" and "Z".

In the screenshot you can see the files and folders are out of order. I have tried the right click thing that you could do in Windows XP but the option includes every single file under the folders and everything.

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09 Feb 2010   #2
Grimmjow

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 

just above arrange by: folder click on change view, choose list, details, content, it should arrange the folders alphabetically. (you have one messy library there man)

http://www.sevenforums.com/tutorials...ort-stack.html
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10 Feb 2010   #3
missaaliyah

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 Bit
 
 

Thanks, I will give that a try.
I'm just a messy girl, I try to keep things in order, but there is constantly something I have to download.

Thanks so much its fixed it, I kept trying the usual way, but it kept listing everything alphabetically.
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