I can't select either one. Remove the checkmark from the checkbox labeled Hide extensions for known file types. Now if I could just find out how to better sync outlook and my iPhone all would be great in the world. Peter March 30, 2006 6:06 PM Thanks so much for this useful tip, but more importantly, for the effective way in which you convey it. http://midsolutions.org/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-folders-left-pane-is-blank-grey.html
Windows 95 To enable the viewing of Hidden files follow these steps: Close all programs so that you are at your desktop. Seems that ohter Admins get the same problem hoping for a solution until then Michael Wing November 8, 2004 6:46 AM Hi, Thank you for the very clear, simple and useful Once or twice i restarted the explorer and for one folder the detail-setting was right. Phil Skversky July 30, 2007 11:45 AM I just started this new contract, and there's something wrong with either the PC I've been given or the network here.
BG April 8, 2005 9:22 AM Thanks for the tip. Drew Jay March 7, 2012 6:53 AM Thanks Leo! Bob October 23, 2007 12:50 PM Thanks! When the Control Panel opens scroll down to the bottom and click on the More Settings option.
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dont think i've just copy pasted the above comment.my problem is really the same.i have re installed windows by formatting c drive but still the problem persisits.before reinstalling i had a Demystifying the Windows Registry Ever since Windows 95, the Windows operating system has been using a centralized hierarchical database to store system settings, hardware configurations, and user preferences. Thanks!!! http://www.pcreview.co.uk/threads/left-pane-on-explorer-not-visible.1441848/ Jan Kushell May 6, 2010 2:17 PM Thank you for your great information.
I've bookmarked your page and subscribed to your newsletter. Please note a guide with images that shows the same steps can be found here: How to see hidden files in Windows 8 From the Windows 8 Start Screen, click on If you have a question, start by using the search box up at the top of the page - there's a very good chance that your question has already been answered One of the most common concerns is that you will see a file called desktop.ini throughout your computer.
Remove the checkmark from the checkbox labeled Hide protected operating system files. http://newwikipost.org/topic/PGlPW9hOiZtNpRHEM29YQeXt799fe4t4/Windows-Explorer-ain-t-showing-my-files.html Sheldon March 27, 2007 2:14 PM I was aware of that method of setting a default view; unfortunately, no matter how many times I use it, folders randomly change to icon great pages! But lately, it is as if it is not remembering my settings.
It really seems there is a network discovery problem introduced with Windows 10 version 1511. Check This Out Jenny August 15, 2006 11:11 PM Thank you soooo much - this is going to save me so much time and frustration. bobby May 26, 2006 2:00 AM nice one!!!!! How can I get Windows Explorer to default to open on a directory of my choosing?
After the new window appears select the View tab. Russ October 31, 2009 9:07 AM Good info, but to take it a step farther, I'd like it to open with it reverse sorted by date (newest file at the top). I'd like it to show date the photo was shot, using the pictiure metadata.
Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Peekay November 11, 2008 4:47 PM Looking everywhere for this. But i can't get the media files. It did not.
Unfortunately, the next time you invoke Windows Explorer, it does not remember (if it ever paid any attention?) to your settings. Thanks a lot. This information only talks about viewing the files, not changing the information in the panes. have a peek here How to see hidden files in Windows 8 Windows 8 hides certain files so that you are not able to view them while exploring the files and folders on your computer.
Double-click on the My Computer icon. Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Thanks Pat October 30, 2006 6:42 PM I also would like to know how to do this in the Internet Explorer, set "detail" view as default on the webpage for all How can I extend it to Search results Moses H December 10, 2009 3:23 AM Could you explain when creating, renaming, deleting items between the All Documents & Explorer View, item
I wish I'd done this sooner. THANKS! you are such a big help!! You are a real asset to the lay-computing community.
Saskia May 31, 2007 1:58 AM My computer probably suffers from memory loss: it doesn't remember the new settings. Your directions are concise and easy to understand.