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: Accidentally moved a folder and cannot find it.


30 Apr 2010   #1
JMH

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
 
 
Accidentally moved a folder and cannot find it.

Quote:
Search nearby folders
Since youíve moved them by dragging and dropping, the folder really canít be that far. The furthest it can go is 1 folder below any of the folders that are visible to you now. It cannot go suddenly 3 or 4 levels deeper. By expanding the folder via the plus characters (+) or arrows next to the folders, you should be able to reveal your moved folder.


Use the plus or arrow icons to expand the folders.

Full Folder list

If you noticed your accidental moving a little bit later, then the above method will not help you anymore. To prevent you from needing to click through every folder, you can also get a list of folders via the Folder Size option;
  1. Right click on the root of your mailbox.
  2. Choose Properties.
  3. Click the Folder SizeÖ button
Outlook will now list all your folders in an easy to scroll window so you can quickly review the names of the folders that you have. It will also reveal the full folder path so that you can easily browse to it once youíve found it.

Using the Folder Size dialog to find back a folder by name.
Note: If you already have an idea under which folder the moved folder could be, you can also use the Folder Size button of that folder to narrow down your search.
More...
Accidentally moved a folder and cannot find it | MSOutlook.info

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

Reply

 Accidentally moved a folder and cannot find it.




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Accidentally moved a folder and cannot find it.
Thread Forum
Accidentally deleted Downloads Folder, can't find new downloaded files General Discussion
Accidentally deleted a folder I created in my "my videos" folder Music, Pictures & Video
Solved Accidentally lost My Documents folder on Windows 7 General Discussion
Accidentally deleted a folder General Discussion
Solved Accidentally renamed user folder! General Discussion
Home Folder Accidentally Hidden General Discussion
Accidentally deleted the libraries folder on taskbar. 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 01:13 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33