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    Default File Associations - Restore in Windows 8
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    How to Restore Default File Extension Type Associations in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will allow you to restore the default registry entries and program associations for the file extension type and protocol of your choice in Windows 8 and Windows 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 245 Views 302,815 Last Activity: 06 Dec 2016
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    Navigation Pane "Expand to Current Folder" - On or Off
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    How to Turn Navigation Pane "Expand to Current Folder" On or Off in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to turn "Automatically Expand to Current Folder" on or off in your File Explorer navigation pane in Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 7 Views 34,105 Last Activity: 07 Jun 2016
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    Windows Explorer Auto Arrange - Disable in Windows 8
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    How to Disable Auto Arrange in File Explorer to have Free Sorting in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This will show you how to disable Auto Arrange in Windows 8 to be able to sort your files and folders in any random order you like in File Explorer without it having to be sorted alphabetically by name.
    Author: Brink Comments 123 Views 149,056 Last Activity: 21 Mar 2016
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    Folder View Settings - Reset to Default in Windows 8
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    How to Reset Folder View Settings Back to Default in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to reset the folder view settings of "all folders" or "only folders using the same folder template" back to default in your user account in Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 20 Views 67,475 Last Activity: 01 Aug 2015
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    Status Bar - Turn On or Off in Windows 8
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    How to Show or Hide Status Bar in File Explorer in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show how to show or hide the status bar in File Explorer for your user account in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 2 Views 33,965 Last Activity: 29 Mar 2015
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    Permissions - Allow or Deny Access to Users and Groups in Windows 8
    24 Attachment(s) Permissions - Allow or Deny Access to Users and Groups in Windows 8
    How to Allow or Deny Access Permissions to Users and Groups in Windows 8 and 8.1



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    Author: Brink Comments 12 Views 186,481 Last Activity: 15 Mar 2015
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    Folder Template - Set Default for All Folders in Windows 8
    11 Attachment(s) Folder Template - Set Default for All Folders in Windows 8
    How to Set a Default Folder Template for All Folders in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to set all folders to use the same default folder template in only your user account in Windows 8. This will also allow you to disable Automatic Folder Type Discovery.
    Author: Brink Comments 13 Views 69,029 Last Activity: 03 Mar 2015
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    Sort by, Group by, and Arrange by Items in Windows 8 File Explorer
    12 Attachment(s) Sort by, Group by, and Arrange by Items in Windows 8 File Explorer
    How to Sort, Group, and Arrange Items by a Column in Windows 8 File Explorer



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    Author: Brink Comments 25 Views 46,832 Last Activity: 15 Dec 2014
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    Do For All Dialog Checkbox - Check or Uncheck in Windows 8
    4 Attachment(s) Do For All Dialog Checkbox - Check or Uncheck in Windows 8
    Set to Check or Uncheck "Do this for all current items" Dialog Checkbox by Default in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to set to always have the "Do this for all current items" confirmation dialog checkbox to be checked or unchecked by default for your user account in Windows 8 and 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 3 Views 5,555 Last Activity: 17 Oct 2014
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    Library View - Clear Changes
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    How to Clear Changes made to Library View in Windows 7 and Windows 8



    This tutorial will show you how to clear changes made to the View, Sort by, and Group by settings of a library to reset the library view back to default in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 0 Views 4,451 Last Activity: 04 Sep 2014
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    Folder Template - Change in Windows 8
    16 Attachment(s) Folder Template - Change in Windows 8
    How to Change the Template of a Library, Folder, or Drive in Windows 8



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    Author: Brink Comments 4 Views 34,229 Last Activity: 13 Apr 2014
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    Folder View - "Apply to Folders" in Windows 8
    5 Attachment(s) Folder View - "Apply to Folders" in Windows 8
    How to "Apply to Folders" a Custom View to All Folders with Same Template in Windows 8



    This tutorial will show you how to "Apply to Folders" the view you set for one folder to be applied to all folders that use the same folder template in only your user account in Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 9 Views 113,233 Last Activity: 25 Feb 2014
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    Folder Options - Enable or Disable in Windows 8
    5 Attachment(s) Folder Options - Enable or Disable in Windows 8
    How to Enable or Disable Folder Options in Windows 8 and 8.1



    This tutorial will show you how to enable or disable Folder Options for all or specific users in Windows 8, Windows RT, Windows 8.1, and Windows RT 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 0 Views 20,372 Last Activity: 04 Feb 2014
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    File Names - Hide in Picture and Video Folders in Windows
    3 Attachment(s) File Names - Hide in Picture and Video Folders in Windows
    How to "Hide file names" of Files in Picture and Video Folders in Windows 7 and Windows 8



    This tutorial will show you how to "hide file names" of all files in any folder using a Pictures or Videos template in Windows 7 and Windows 8.
    Author: Brink Comments 0 Views 12,532 Last Activity: 16 Jan 2014
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    File Transfer Dialog - More or Less Details in Windows 8
    4 Attachment(s) File Transfer Dialog - More or Less Details in Windows 8
    How to Show "More details" or "Less details" by Default in File Transfer (Cut, Copy, Delete) Dialog in Windows 8 and 8.1



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    Author: Brink Comments 0 Views 7,025 Last Activity: 19 Nov 2013
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    Preview Pane - Hide or Show Preview Handlers in Windows
    5 Attachment(s) Preview Pane - Hide or Show Preview Handlers in Windows
    How to Hide or Show Preview Handlers in Preview Pane in Windows



    This tutorial will show how to show or hide preview handlers in the preview pane for your user account in Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, and Windows 8.1.
    Author: Brink Comments 0 Views 60,452 Last Activity: 10 Nov 2013
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