22 December 2008

How to Show or Not Show All Folders in the Windows 7 Navigation Pane

Information

This will show you how to set the Windows 7 Navigation pane to Show or Not Show all folders in the Folder Tree automatically. You can still manually expand the folders not shown to see them though.


EXAMPLE:
Not Show All Folders in the Navigation Pane

NOTE: This is the default setting in Windows 7.
navigation-pane-show-all-folders-t_show_all_folders.jpg
EXAMPLE: Show All Folders in the Navigation Pane
navigation-pane-show-all-folders-show_all_folders.jpg


Here's How:
1. Open Folder Options, and click on the General tab. (See screenshot below)
navigation-pane-show-all-folders-folder_options.jpg
2. To Not Show All Folders -
A) Uncheck the Show all folders box. (See screenshot above)
B) Go to step 4.
3. To Show All Folders -
A) Check the Show all folders box. (See screenshot below step 1)
4. Click on OK. (See screenshot below step 1)
That's it,

No comments:

Post a Comment

Follow on Buzz