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How to create "list" in all folders please?

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    How to create "list" in all folders please?


    What's the comparable way in Win8 to make all items in all folders as "list" pls.
    This is what I do in Win7.
    1.open any folder
    2.on the right with arrow down, pull down menu list,Details,Titles,Content. Choose list
    3.on the left under Organize, pull down menu to Folder and search option
    4.click on View tab
    5.Apply to Folders
    6.OK.

    Please show me a comparable way to make all items in a folder appear as List. Thanks.

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    Germany/Florida
    Posts : 4,514
    Vista and Win7


    The choices are in the ribbon above. Cick the View tab and you will see. If you have no ribbon yet, right click on the top of the page and enable it.
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    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello titi,

    If you like, you could use the method in the tutorial below to set a default view for all folders with the list view.

    Folder View - Set a Default for all Folders in Windows 8

    Hope this helps,
    Shawn
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    TY all. Very helpful.
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    Posts : 22,582
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome. Glad we could help.
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