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File explorer - phone folders all treated as music folders

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    File explorer - phone folders all treated as music folders

    When I connect my Android phone to my computer via USB to access storage, it treats all the folders as music folders - this means that in Details view I don't get "date modified" but "track number", "artist", "album", etc.. despite this being completely irrelevant to the content of all but a single folder on the phone.

    Is there any way of telling Windows that these are NOT music folders?

    A couple hours of searching have given me nothing. I can change everything and anything I want about all but the library folders on the computer itself.

    There doesn't appear to be any way to modify folders on removable media.

    [Insert long ranting complaint about Microsoft here]
    Last edited by SolarSystem; 14 Apr 2014 at 16:38.

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