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Windows 7: Mystery of Alphabet groupings on my backup HDD... WTH???

05 Sep 2011   #1
Darryl Licht

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit Steve Ballmer Signature Edition
 
 
Mystery of Alphabet groupings on my backup HDD... WTH???

I did a manual image backup and backed up all user folders earlier today, and Im seeing something on my backup HDD Ive never seen. See image...
Mystery of Alphabet groupings on my backup HDD... WTH???-alphabetical-grouping.png

I see no option to turn this off, and I'm feeling lazy today... Anyone know how to turn these groupings off?




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05 Sep 2011   #2
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

Hi Darryl,

Easy : in Windows Explorer you have the Group by Name option ticked. Just unselect that by choosing the None option.

View > Group By menu option in Windows Explorer.

Regards,
Golden
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05 Sep 2011   #3
Darryl Licht

Windows 7 Ultimate 64 bit Steve Ballmer Signature Edition
 
 

How in the world did I overlook that??? I never saw (none) as an option! ...and I havent even had a beer today!

Maybe thats the problem!

Thanks!
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05 Sep 2011   #4
Golden
Microsoft MVP

Windows 7 Ult. x64
 
 

No worries.
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