Windows 7 File,View and Edit buttons disabled

Written by Allen White on. Posted in Windows 7, Windows Vista

Problem

By default, windows 7 and windows vista do not you the old standard File,View and tolls menus within windows exploerer, I find these hugeley useful so I wanted to turn them back on. Follow the step by step guide below on how to turn windows 7 file menus.

 

 

Resolution

This is a dead easy fix but microsoft as usual put it in a silly place.

So, click on start, go to computer then click on organize.

Enable Windows 7 File Menu

Enable Windows 7 File Menu

Then drop down to layout and pop a tick in menu bar.

Enable Windows 7 File Menu

Enable Windows 7 File Menu

We now have our file menus back, see the screen shot below.

Enable Windows 7 File Menu

Enable Windows 7 File Menu

 
 

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Allen is a Technical Consultant for an IT company in the North East of England and holds the following accreditations. MCSA, MCSE, MCTS, MCITP, CCA, CCSP, VCP 4,5 and HP ASE, AIS - Network Infrastructure. Backup Academy Certified. I run this site in my spare time so if I help you then PLEASE take the time to share using the share tools on the site.

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