How to change folder options in Win7, Vista

  1. Open the Control Panel. (Start ->Control Panel)
  2. In the Address Bar, click on the right-arrow just after “Control Panel”, and select “All Control Panel Items”.
  3. Double-Click “Folder Options”.
  4. Select the “View” tab on the Folder Options window.

Some common settings that are not set on default that we find helpful to:

  1. Un-check “Use checkboxes to select items”.
  2. Check “Always show menus.”