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Can you change Windows 7 (Folder & File) sorting

Posted on 2011-03-08
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Does anyone know how to change the way Windows 7 sorts it's file structure?
When I was using Windows XP i had to do a regedit to match Windows 2000.
Example:
1
12
123
1234
12345
Thank you
Scott
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Not sure I understand. Thats how my Windows 7 sorts the files now.
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I think I see it now after messing around. Try this, it works for Windows XP and Vista. And I know Windows 7 is very similar to Vista.

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/319827
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This was fixed using either the registry setting or the group policy setting.
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