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Windows 7: Anyway to hide specific file endings?

06 Mar 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 7 Pro x64, Windows 10 Home x64
Anyway to hide specific file endings?

I would like to hide all .ini formats without disabling all known formats in the settings. I hate seeing desktop.ini files all over my computer.

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06 Mar 2012   #2

Windows 10 Pro X64

All you can do is select Hide protected operating system files in Folder Options / View tab.
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06 Mar 2012   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64, Windows 7 Pro x64, Windows 10 Home x64

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 Anyway to hide specific file endings?

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