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Windows 7: Arranging Folders ?

03 May 2011   #1

Windows 7 64bit
Arranging Folders ?


I have a Folder with about 20 sub-Folders in it.

When I click on the main higher level one, all the sub-Folders show up in nice, neat, alphabetical order.

Is there any way to arrange them how I want, non-alphabetically ?

And, is there any way to arrange them sort of like on the Desktop ?
e.g., with spaces or gaps between them ?


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03 May 2011   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Bob,

Yes, you can use the tutorial below to disable auto arrange in Windows Explorer to be able to arrange files and folders how you like.

Windows Explorer Auto Arrange - Disable
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03 May 2011   #3

Windows 7 64bit
From OP:


Much thanks; just what I was looking for.

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03 May 2011   #4

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

You're most welcome Bob.
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