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Windows 7: What do you do to mark/identify more important folders and files?

01 Sep 2014   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64 Bit
What do you do to mark/identify more important folders and files?

Just wondering how do you guys mark/identify more important folders and files? There might be many folders and files in a folder.

What I do is I put a dash at the beginning of file/folder name of the more important/frequently accessed files. Any other ideas? Thanks

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01 Sep 2014   #2

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Hello pcwin,

I suppose that you could change the folder preview image to something that makes the folder standout among the others. Of course you would need to use a medium, large, or extra large icon view to see it.

Folder Preview Picture Change
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01 Sep 2014   #3

Windows 7 Pro 32bit / Windows 7 Ultimate x64

I customize some folders by changing their icons. Makes them easier to find in Explorer. Windows itself uses special icons for the 'My' folders... (Documents, Music, Pictures and Videos).
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 What do you do to mark/identify more important folders and files?

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