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folder icon in Windows Explorer

intelogent
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hi,

I am using server 2012.  something happened to my view of files.  There is a large yellow folder icon on the far right of the page.  I believe it is the preview pane.   I would like to turn it off so I have more view of columns which are off the page.

is there a way to turn it off ?
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bbaoIT Consultant

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better a screenshot please?
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click on the down arrow on the far right
click on preview pane to hide/show it

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lets talk about that screen shot....

how do you guys do  what david did.

David, i do not see a n arrow on the far right

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i can not even get the snipping tool to work here.


 so if i click on windows explorer. from the left of the page is my file structure, then moving right is my folder i selected. it has name, date modified, and all other details wabout that folder.  moving a bit futher right is an icon of the folder i am in.   i woul dlike to lose that ICON so that i can have more room to display my detail of the folder or file.   how do you loose the ICON  ?
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File Home Share View Manage   then click on Details paneSample Picture

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in your picture,  where it says 17 items. and the icon of a drive.   can u loose that area and give me room for file details?
i am refuring to just under the blue 4 box sqaures
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click on view then click on details pane

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David,

that did hit on The mark... thanks you.
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great screenshot.