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default view details


Adrian Spratt
 

Try this. Open the Windows search field with the Windows key, then type

Folder options

Press enter, then control-tab to the "view" tab.

Tab once to land in a tree view. Arrow down through the choices and make your selections.

I don't remember if there's an apply button, but I'm sure there's one for okay.

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Subject: Re: default view details

Well, if Bill's instructions are correct, when he says you need to
change the options at the top of a tree of folders to have it affect the
subfolders beneath it, couldn't you open your C: drive and do it there?
That way, all folders would be affected. Haven't tried it, but it stands
to reason.

Brad



On 5/22/2015 7:02 PM, Mario via Jfw wrote:
well, I did as you directed but I wanted the change to affect all the
folders, so whether I open this folder/subfolder or that
folder/subfolder, the details would remain the same. but oh well, one
of those annoying querks I guess...
I'm wondering if changing the view to list would make a difference?

On 5/22/2015 7:30 PM, Bill White via Jfw wrote:
I guess I wasn't clear enough. What must be done is to set a top-most
folder to your liking, then follow the instructions I gave before.
This way, subfolders of that folder will be changed to that setting.
If you want other folders which are not subfolders to be changed, you
will need to repeat the same operation. I also hear that sometimes,
Windows does not retain the setting, no matter how it is done.
Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com
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Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 3:15 PM
Subject: Re: default view details


Bill, I opened a folder and set the view details to my liking (alt+v
then h, used alt+d or alt+u to adjust position of detail).
after following the directions that you offered:
I backed out and opened another folder with different file types.
the order of details did not carry over from the first folder.
ditto my original query.



On 5/22/2015 11:18 AM, Bill White via Jfw wrote:
Hi, Mario. I think Carolyn believed you wanted to set all folders
in your e-mail client to look the same. I don't think this was what
you were asking about. I believe you were wanting to have all the
details about your folders on your hard disk displayed the same. In
case this is what you wanted, instructions are below.



To apply a view to all subfolders:


1. navigate to the folder that has the desired view already applied.

2. Press Alt+t to go to the tools menu.

3. Use the arrows to navigate to "folder options".

4. Click on folder options.

5. Press CTRL+tab to get to the "view" page.

6. Use tab to get to the "make all folders the same" option.

7. Make sure to click any apply and OK options.



Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com
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Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 7:06 AM
Subject: default view details


is there a way to set the view details for a folder as the default
for every folder?
I want to have every file have the type, date and size show up in
any folder I look in without having to change the details for a
particular folder. I don't know if I made enough sense but if
clarification is needed, let me know.


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Brad Martin
 

Well, if Bill's instructions are correct, when he says you need to change the options at the top of a tree of folders to have it affect the subfolders beneath it, couldn't you open your C: drive and do it there? That way, all folders would be affected. Haven't tried it, but it stands to reason.

Brad

On 5/22/2015 7:02 PM, Mario via Jfw wrote:
well, I did as you directed but I wanted the change to affect all the folders, so whether I open this folder/subfolder or that folder/subfolder, the details would remain the same. but oh well, one of those annoying querks I guess...
I'm wondering if changing the view to list would make a difference?

On 5/22/2015 7:30 PM, Bill White via Jfw wrote:
I guess I wasn't clear enough. What must be done is to set a top-most folder to your liking, then follow the instructions I gave before. This way, subfolders of that folder will be changed to that setting. If you want other folders which are not subfolders to be changed, you will need to repeat the same operation. I also hear that sometimes, Windows does not retain the setting, no matter how it is done.
Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com
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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Mario" <mrb620@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 3:15 PM
Subject: Re: default view details


Bill, I opened a folder and set the view details to my liking (alt+v then h, used alt+d or alt+u to adjust position of detail).
after following the directions that you offered:
I backed out and opened another folder with different file types.
the order of details did not carry over from the first folder.
ditto my original query.



On 5/22/2015 11:18 AM, Bill White via Jfw wrote:
Hi, Mario. I think Carolyn believed you wanted to set all folders in your e-mail client to look the same. I don't think this was what you were asking about. I believe you were wanting to have all the details about your folders on your hard disk displayed the same. In case this is what you wanted, instructions are below.



To apply a view to all subfolders:


1. navigate to the folder that has the desired view already applied.

2. Press Alt+t to go to the tools menu.

3. Use the arrows to navigate to "folder options".

4. Click on folder options.

5. Press CTRL+tab to get to the "view" page.

6. Use tab to get to the "make all folders the same" option.

7. Make sure to click any apply and OK options.



Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com
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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Mario" <mrb620@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 7:06 AM
Subject: default view details


is there a way to set the view details for a folder as the default for every folder?
I want to have every file have the type, date and size show up in any folder I look in without having to change the details for a particular folder. I don't know if I made enough sense but if clarification is needed, let me know.


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Mario
 

well, I did as you directed but I wanted the change to affect all the folders, so whether I open this folder/subfolder or that folder/subfolder, the details would remain the same. but oh well, one of those annoying querks I guess...
I'm wondering if changing the view to list would make a difference?

On 5/22/2015 7:30 PM, Bill White via Jfw wrote:
I guess I wasn't clear enough. What must be done is to set a top-most folder to your liking, then follow the instructions I gave before. This way, subfolders of that folder will be changed to that setting. If you want other folders which are not subfolders to be changed, you will need to repeat the same operation. I also hear that sometimes, Windows does not retain the setting, no matter how it is done.
Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com
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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Mario" <mrb620@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 3:15 PM
Subject: Re: default view details


Bill, I opened a folder and set the view details to my liking (alt+v then h, used alt+d or alt+u to adjust position of detail).
after following the directions that you offered:
I backed out and opened another folder with different file types.
the order of details did not carry over from the first folder.
ditto my original query.



On 5/22/2015 11:18 AM, Bill White via Jfw wrote:
Hi, Mario. I think Carolyn believed you wanted to set all folders in your e-mail client to look the same. I don't think this was what you were asking about. I believe you were wanting to have all the details about your folders on your hard disk displayed the same. In case this is what you wanted, instructions are below.



To apply a view to all subfolders:


1. navigate to the folder that has the desired view already applied.

2. Press Alt+t to go to the tools menu.

3. Use the arrows to navigate to "folder options".

4. Click on folder options.

5. Press CTRL+tab to get to the "view" page.

6. Use tab to get to the "make all folders the same" option.

7. Make sure to click any apply and OK options.



Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com
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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Mario" <mrb620@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 7:06 AM
Subject: default view details


is there a way to set the view details for a folder as the default for every folder?
I want to have every file have the type, date and size show up in any folder I look in without having to change the details for a particular folder. I don't know if I made enough sense but if clarification is needed, let me know.


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Bill White <billwhite92701@...>
 

I guess I wasn't clear enough. What must be done is to set a top-most folder to your liking, then follow the instructions I gave before. This way, subfolders of that folder will be changed to that setting. If you want other folders which are not subfolders to be changed, you will need to repeat the same operation. I also hear that sometimes, Windows does not retain the setting, no matter how it is done.
Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com

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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Mario" <mrb620@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 3:15 PM
Subject: Re: default view details


Bill, I opened a folder and set the view details to my liking (alt+v then h, used alt+d or alt+u to adjust position of detail).
after following the directions that you offered:
I backed out and opened another folder with different file types.
the order of details did not carry over from the first folder.
ditto my original query.



On 5/22/2015 11:18 AM, Bill White via Jfw wrote:
Hi, Mario. I think Carolyn believed you wanted to set all folders in your e-mail client to look the same. I don't think this was what you were asking about. I believe you were wanting to have all the details about your folders on your hard disk displayed the same. In case this is what you wanted, instructions are below.



To apply a view to all subfolders:


1. navigate to the folder that has the desired view already applied.

2. Press Alt+t to go to the tools menu.

3. Use the arrows to navigate to "folder options".

4. Click on folder options.

5. Press CTRL+tab to get to the "view" page.

6. Use tab to get to the "make all folders the same" option.

7. Make sure to click any apply and OK options.



Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com
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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Mario" <mrb620@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 7:06 AM
Subject: default view details


is there a way to set the view details for a folder as the default for every folder?
I want to have every file have the type, date and size show up in any folder I look in without having to change the details for a particular folder. I don't know if I made enough sense but if clarification is needed, let me know.


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Mario
 

Bill, I opened a folder and set the view details to my liking (alt+v then h, used alt+d or alt+u to adjust position of detail).
after following the directions that you offered:
I backed out and opened another folder with different file types.
the order of details did not carry over from the first folder.
ditto my original query.

On 5/22/2015 11:18 AM, Bill White via Jfw wrote:
Hi, Mario. I think Carolyn believed you wanted to set all folders in your e-mail client to look the same. I don't think this was what you were asking about. I believe you were wanting to have all the details about your folders on your hard disk displayed the same. In case this is what you wanted, instructions are below.



To apply a view to all subfolders:


1. navigate to the folder that has the desired view already applied.

2. Press Alt+t to go to the tools menu.

3. Use the arrows to navigate to "folder options".

4. Click on folder options.

5. Press CTRL+tab to get to the "view" page.

6. Use tab to get to the "make all folders the same" option.

7. Make sure to click any apply and OK options.



Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com
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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Mario" <mrb620@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 7:06 AM
Subject: default view details


is there a way to set the view details for a folder as the default for every folder?
I want to have every file have the type, date and size show up in any folder I look in without having to change the details for a particular folder. I don't know if I made enough sense but if clarification is needed, let me know.


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Bill White <billwhite92701@...>
 

Hi, Mario. I think Carolyn believed you wanted to set all folders in your e-mail client to look the same. I don't think this was what you were asking about. I believe you were wanting to have all the details about your folders on your hard disk displayed the same. In case this is what you wanted, instructions are below.



To apply a view to all subfolders:


1. navigate to the folder that has the desired view already applied.

2. Press Alt+t to go to the tools menu.

3. Use the arrows to navigate to "folder options".

4. Click on folder options.

5. Press CTRL+tab to get to the "view" page.

6. Use tab to get to the "make all folders the same" option.

7. Make sure to click any apply and OK options.



Bill White billwhite92701@dslextreme.com

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To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Mario" <mrb620@hotmail.com>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 7:06 AM
Subject: default view details


is there a way to set the view details for a folder as the default for every folder?
I want to have every file have the type, date and size show up in any folder I look in without having to change the details for a particular folder. I don't know if I made enough sense but if clarification is needed, let me know.


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Carolyn Arnold <4carolyna@...>
 

In my system, you can hit Alt V. In it are Current View, Columns, Layout, you can adjust all of those functions in each section, like Inbox, Sent Messages. You can set it to come in the priority order of your choice, to indicate size, all of that stuff.

GIFT (God is forever true),

Carolyn

----- Original Message -----
From: "Kevin Hourigan via Jfw" <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
To: "The Jaws for Windows support list." <jfw@lists.the-jdh.com>
Cc: "Kevin Hourigan" <kevinthourigan@gmail.com>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 10:30 AM
Subject: Re: default view details


Good morning Mario,
Mine does that automatically, I assumed that was the default, but I do not know where to adjust it, lol.
Cheers Kevin. .

-----Original Message-----
From: Mario via Jfw
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 7:06 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Cc: Mario
Subject: default view details

is there a way to set the view details for a folder as the default for
every folder?
I want to have every file have the type, date and size show up in any
folder I look in without having to change the details for a particular
folder. I don't know if I made enough sense but if clarification is
needed, let me know.


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Kevin Hourigan <kevinthourigan@...>
 

Good morning Mario,
Mine does that automatically, I assumed that was the default, but I do not know where to adjust it, lol.
Cheers Kevin. .

-----Original Message-----
From: Mario via Jfw
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 7:06 AM
To: The Jaws for Windows support list.
Cc: Mario
Subject: default view details

is there a way to set the view details for a folder as the default for
every folder?
I want to have every file have the type, date and size show up in any
folder I look in without having to change the details for a particular
folder. I don't know if I made enough sense but if clarification is
needed, let me know.


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Mario
 

is there a way to set the view details for a folder as the default for every folder?
I want to have every file have the type, date and size show up in any folder I look in without having to change the details for a particular folder. I don't know if I made enough sense but if clarification is needed, let me know.