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#894625 - 06/15/13 06:36 AM Win7 Explorer
LadyLinda Offline
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Is there an option or setting in Windows 7 Explorer that you can turn on to tell you how many files are in a folder when you view it?

Thanks.

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#894655 - 06/15/13 10:08 AM Re: Win7 Explorer [Re: LadyLinda]
mj2c Offline
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I doubt it for performance reasons. It would need to scan the contents for each folder every time you viewed them. I could be wrong though. Right clicking on a folder and selecting Properties will give you this info. In fact try doing this with a large folder and it will give you an idea of how much time this process takes for a single folder.

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#894670 - 06/15/13 11:12 AM Re: Win7 Explorer [Re: LadyLinda]
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If you right click a folder and select properties, it will show you the number of files - but, that's about it.

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#894755 - 06/15/13 07:03 PM Re: Win7 Explorer [Re: LadyLinda]
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Thanks, that will have to do.

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