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Windows 7: Windows Explorer Auto Arrange - Disable

16 Apr 2011   #130

Windows 7 x86 Ultimate

Thanks for the solution. But i have some problems.

If i copy/move some file to certain folder with another program (e.g. downloading file with Opera) and Windows Explorer is closed (or opened not in the same folder i save file to), then this file will be at the beginning of all files. See screenshot below. Is there any way to place new files & folder to the end of all files?

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16 Apr 2011   #131

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Fixer,

I'm afraid that with auto arrange disabled, you may have to manually move them were you want them.
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24 Apr 2011   #132

Windows 7 home premium 32bit

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24 Apr 2011   #133

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Thank you Lyncher, and welcome to Seven Forums. I'm happy to hear that it was able to help you.
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26 Apr 2011   #134

Win7 Ultimate 32b

Same problem. When auto arrange is disabled, new files are storred at the begining of the list. Pretty annoying...
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26 Apr 2011   #135

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Xap,

True, but at least you will be able to move/arrange it where you like afterwards.
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15 May 2011   #136

windows 7 64 bit

I am interested in documents, pics, music, but especially pictures. When I try the 'download' I do not get a "save" option, only "Run" or Cancel in the pop up window.

I am running this from the start menu I think. Now I'm confused about folder view / details /

thank you in advance
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15 May 2011   #137

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Lizlio, and welcome to Seven Forums.

What web browser are you using? Is it doing that if you download the REG file in Internet Explorer?

The example screenshot (click on link) in the tutorial below will give you a better look at what "Details" folder view is, and more about folder views.

File and Folder Arrangement - Change in Windows Explorer Window

Hope this helps,
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16 May 2011   #138

windows 7 64 bit

I am not using a web browser when viewing pics, just been trying to arrange them. If I open IE (8), then this may help I guess. Never thought of that.

I'll work on this later,
thank you
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16 May 2011   #139

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Sorry, I meant what web browser you were using to download the REG files since you were not getting an option to Save them. You would still use Windows Explorer to view and arrange the pics in.
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