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Windows 7: Changing default view for pics

13 Aug 2011   #11
Lynkdev

Windows 7 RC1
 
 

thanks but every time i change an option and hit apply, it defaults back like i never changed anything..


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13 Aug 2011   #12
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lynkdev View Post
I know this, every time i customize the look of the folder and apply to all folders..nothing saves after i apply. I go right back into the folder and its selected to details pane..

i changed the layout to pictures and it goes right back to general items..nothing is saving.

could a service be turned off or something?

apparently looking around shows this is a MS screwup and it will never remember any view setting you give it??
Resetting all folder views to default may allow you to be able to apply the options again afterwards.
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14 Aug 2011   #13
Lynkdev

Windows 7 RC1
 
 

Tried that also, it seems like my documents will hold settings i apply to it but not when i try changing them for my c and e drives or folders within them...im thinking this is a screwup with MS..?
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14 Aug 2011   #14
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Could you post a screenshot of this to see if something stands out?

See if running a sfc /scannow command may be able to help for now.

As a test, create a new user account and see if it works properly while logged in it.
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