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Windows 7: Why no Customize tab in folder options?

10 Sep 2009   #11

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello DoubleHex, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Give this reg download below a try. It removes the policy settings that normally would remove the Customize tab to then restore it. Restart the computer afterwards to apply.

Hope this helps,

EDIT: Oh I see you were doing this from a library. Yep, there will not be one there.

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File Type: reg Restore_Customize_Tab.reg (900 Bytes, 304 views)
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10 Sep 2009   #12

7 Ultimate

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Antman View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Doublehex View Post
Well, I have one more question. I chose the image I wanted, but it doesn't change. Any idea as to why?
Does it change when viewed the other way? Not in the Library?
Nope. It is still the same.
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26 Dec 2009   #13

Windows 7 Ultimate

I have had this problem in subfolders of the My Videos folder. When I copied the folder to an external drive, setting the folder picture worked immediately. However, i found a way to change the folder pictures under the My Videos folder too.

Set the folder picture as usual in the Customize tab and apply. You will see no change. Then click on Change Icon and on Restore Defaults and okay. Now the chosen picture is finally used as filder pictue.
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