You will need
- - A computer running Windows (XP, Windows 7).
Each operating system has its own nuances that should be considered. In Windows XP it's pretty simple. Go to the folder where you want to change the files . Click on the file with the left mouse button, but the button don't let go. Then drag it wherever you want. This way you can change the file places in the folder.
If you want to move a file from one folder to another, then it can be done. Click the file you want to move, right-click. A context menu will appear. In this menu, select "Cut". Then press the right mouse button on the folder to which you want to move the file, and then in the context menu, select "Paste". If the file is moved to a folder that is on the same logical hard drive partition, the move will be instant. If the destination folder is located on another logical drive, you will have to wait a bit.
If you want to move several files at once, you can do so. Press and hold the ctrl key. Then while holding down, press on the files you want to move, the left mouse button. The last selected file, right-click the mouse, then select "Cut".
The same operations can be performed in the operating system Windows 7, with the exception of one. You can't change places the file inside a folder using drag and drop. This can be done is that on the desktop. The developers of this OS just ruled out this possibility. The only option in this case is sorting. To do this, simply click in the desired folder, right-click in the empty space and then move the cursor to the option "Sort". Displays options for sorting files in a folder.
Advice 2 : How to change the type of folder Windows 7
In the seventh version of the operating system from Microsoft, the most popular to date, changes were made in the usual appearance of folders. For each folder, the system uses the display at its sole discretion. This is quite convenient, but, if you wish, you can set the same view for all folders as like user.
Customize the appearance of folders in Windows 7 for the most part hidden from the user. As standard it is only possible to open a folder and use the slider at the top right of the window to adjust the display principle: large or small icons, tiles, list or table. Sometimes these settings are remembered for some folders, but most often every time you open you have to reconfigure.
Open any folder through "My computer" or in any other way. The main thing that you have opened at least one folder. Then press the Alt keyboard button. When you click under the address bar at the top of the folder window will appear familiar to old versions of Windows, the menu bar File/edit/View/Tools/help. Release Alt and select from the menu "View" the appropriate folder settings. You can set up the principle of grouping folders by name, size or creation date.
When set up all you have, select the menu item "Service" and there submenu "folder Options". Opens the preferences window with three tabs: "General", "View" and "Search".
Activate the View tab by clicking on it with mouse button. You will see two of the settings window: "folder View" and "Additional options".
Click "apply to folders" at the top of the window, below all the folders displayed with the settings that you set. If you change your mind, just click Cancel and reconfigure the form of catalogs.
Also in the advanced options section tick the desired options. For example, if you want to click Alt to open the menu folder, check the option "Always show menus". Another handy feature of this menu — button "Restore defaults". Very useful in cases where for some reason the settings are not applied, or incorrectly exposed. Instead of long searches of the reason, just reset all settings to the original state, and then change them according to your taste.
Advice 3 : How to change shortcut icon
Labels are used to quickly access programs or files and are usually located on the desktop. Because many users want Desk looked spectacular, the question arises whether it is possible to change the shortcut icon to another, which will be prettier and better fit into the desktop background. To make it not only possible, but quite easy.
You will need
- - computer with Windows;
- program TuneUp Utilities 2011.
Just right click on the shortcut icon you want to change. A context menu will appear, in which select "Properties". In the ensuing menu, click on the button "Change icon". POPs up a window in which there are several variants of the icons that are appropriate to the type of the file referenced by the shortcut.
If some of these icons, you do not pick up, then click on the browse button. Then click one of the icons on your hard drive. Then click OK and Apply.
Change icon of the shortcut you can use the program TuneUp Utilities 2011. The advantage of the app lies in the fact that his folder has many extra icons which are not present in the operating system. Accordingly, you will have a wider choice.
Download TuneUp from the Internet and install it on your computer. Run the program. After scanning your system you will be taken to the main menu of the application. Go to the tab "Windows setup". In the left part of the window is the "Change Windows appearance". In this section you will find the "Personalizacja Windows."
In the window that appears, find the section "Icons". Then select "View icons". In this window you can configure some display options icon label, for example, to remove the arrows on it.
Then go to the tab "System elements". The window will be divided into several sections. Based on the icon whose shortcut you need to change accordingly, and choose the section. If you need to change, for example, the icon label on the desktop, then choose "desktop".
After that, select the desired label with the left mouse button. Then under "Task" select "Change icon". A window will open with icons. Select one and press OK, then "Apply".