Posts under Folder tag.

Visual Subst

Create Drives for your desired Folder with Visual Subst

Visual Subst for Windows, lets you create, mount, set any folder as Virtual Drive. It lets you access frequently used folders directly from My PC or Computer folder. Suppose you are working on an project and have placed your project […]

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How to get a list of files in a folder into Excel

In this post we will see how to get a list of files in a folder into Excel. We will show you how to use Excel to view Files and Folders details in Windows, by importing all files and folders […]

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Password Protect Folders in Windows without using 3rd-party software

Occasionally, Windows users might feel the need to place password protection on their folders. Chances are, these folders contain sensitive information that no one else should view, no matter the reason. There are several third-party free file encryption software available […]

DropIt

Automatically move files to folders in Windows 8 / 7

Organizing files and folders is a very tedious task and time consuming too but you can easily overcome the task by using some of the simple utilities like DropIt, QuickMove, Files 2 Folder, etc. Automatically move files to folders In […]

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Change Print Screen folder location in Windows 8 / 7

Windows 8, by default, saves screenshots to the Pictures folder. But if you wish, you can change the default save folder location for captured Print Screen image files to any other location, by following this tutorial. There are several ways […]

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TreeSize Free: Display File, Folder sizes, using Context Menu

Figuring out which directories are most troublesome without reading the drive extensively can be a challenging task but, TreeSize Free shows you results instantly. The explorer add-on can be launched from the context menu of a folder or a drive […]

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How to create blank folder names in Windows 8 / 7

Today, we will see how to create blank folder names in Windows. I have used this trick earlier on Windows Vista and Windows 7 – and it now also works on Windows 8.1 as well. I do not remember if […]

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Fix: Hidden files and folders in Folder Options is missing

We know that the Windows operating system contains some files and yet other system files and folders which are hidden by default. These are hidden so that the end-user does not by chance end up deleting or modifying their contents as […]

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How to expand Context Menu in Windows 8 | 7

The right-click menu context menu in Explorer under Windows 8 and Windows 7 is quite useful and improved. Right-click a file or folder, and a menu appears, letting you take a variety of actions, such as opening the file, printing it, […]

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How Windows 8 treats whitespace characters in File and Folder names

In computer typography, a white space is any character representing a horizontal or vertical space. When such whitespace characters are rendered, it will typically occupy space on a page, but its resulting appearance with be a ‘blank’. There are various whitespace characters […]

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Fix: Cannot select more than one file or folder in Windows

Often, while working with Windows Explorer, you would have felt the need to select multiple files or folders at the same time. There are several ways to select multiple files or folders. For example, you can open the folder that […]

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Fix: Unable to change File or Folder Permissions in Windows

In Windows, whenever you create a new file or folder, the Windows operating system assigns it a set of default permissions, called as Effective Permissions. You may at times, want to or need to change these permissions. Cannot change File or […]

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