Span classnews_dtmar 23 2017spannbsp018332the apply to folders option will be grayed out unless you open file explorer options from within the same folder window in file explorer that you want to have applied to other folders that use the same folder template.
Many settings that are part of folder options are now available under the view tab of file explorer meaning you no longer need to navigate to folder options to access most of the folder settings for instance the option to showhide hidden files and folders is now available under view tab of file explorer.
folder options is an important aspect in windows operating system and it is needless to say the importance of folders folders are the building blocks of file organization and storing most users are expected to know how to access folders and open the folder option.
When i click on show hidden files and folders options in folder options and click ok again if i click on view tab the show hidden files and folders are restored to the defaults its not showing the hidden files and folders.
Span classnews_dtsep 04 2015spannbsp018332view gt options disabled in file explorer in windows 10 open file explorer in windows 10 go to view tab in ribbon but options is disabled having tons of trouble with file explorer.
To disable folder options storage locations and detailed file information you can also choose to open items with either a single or you can change the program that opens a file type you can also change the items that appear on your desktop to change folder options settings open folder options in control panel or to open folder.
Span classnews_dtoct 01 2009spannbsp018332windows 7 file and folder arrangement group by sort by arrange by type folder options and click the folder options link that appears how to change the file and folder view arrangement in windows 7 explorer when you open a folder or library in windows 7 you can change how the files look in the window.
Span classnews_dtjun 10 2011spannbsp018332hopefully microsoft will release a power toy that replicates some of the functionality from the missing file types tab in folder options on windows vista until then here is some information on a piece of shareware that may help out with file types.
A file extension or file name extension is the letters immediately shown after the last period in a file name for example the file extensiontxt has an extension of txt.