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Windows 8 In Depth by Paul McFedries, Brian Knittel

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Exploring the View Options

File Explorer’s view boasts a large number of customization options that you need to be familiar with. To see these options, you have two choices:

• In File Explorer, select View, Options.

• Press Windows Logo+W, type folder, and then click Folder Options in the search results.

Either way, the view options can be found, appropriately enough, on the View tab of the Folder Options dialog box, as shown in Figure 24.12.

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Figure 24.12. The View tab has quite a few options for customizing File Explorer.

Here’s a complete list of the various items in the Advanced Settings list:

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