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Windows 7: creating new folder

16 Dec 2013   #1

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creating new folder

Can't right click to create new folder in windows 7. New folder option was there previously but not shown as an option anymore.

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16 Dec 2013   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello Thaines, and welcome to Seven Forums.

See if this may be able to restore New -> Folder for you.

New Context Menu - Remove & Restore Default Menu Items

Hope this helps,
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