Zip Files in Explorer Tree


  1. Posts : 25
    Wndows 7
       #1

    Zip Files in Explorer Tree


    How do I get rid of zip files acting like folders in the explorer tree
    I managed in vista help appreciated

    barney
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  2. Posts : 1,009
    Windows 7 RC 7100 32bit/64bit
       #2

    Install a third party app like WinRar or 7zip and they won't be treated like folders anymore
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  3. Posts : 72,136
    64-bit Windows 11 Pro for Workstations
       #3

    Hello Barney,

    It should be the same method.

    Zip File Compressed Folders - Vista Forums

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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  4. Posts : 25
    Wndows 7
    Thread Starter
       #4

    Shawn

    Thanks I tried with the reg download but they are still appearing I know it worked first time in Vista I wonder if some things have changed?
    I have winrar as my zip programme.
    Best

    barney
      My Computer


  5. Posts : 72,136
    64-bit Windows 11 Pro for Workstations
       #5

    Berney,

    The reg file will not affect a 3rd party zip program. It is only for the built-in zip handler in Vista and Windows 7 instead.

    Sorry,
    Shawn
      My Computer


 

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