The order of files? How to sort folders?

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The order of files? How to sort folders?

Post by *dragonworks » 2018-02-26, 11:21 UTC

This question pertains to when I am in a window viewing a bunch of directories (folders) inside a directory ( folder).
In the taskbar at the top of the window are name, size, date, extension etc. When I click these to change the arrow direction to reorder the files nothing happens? Is it because I am looking at only directories and not files with extensions?
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Post by *Stefan2 » 2018-02-26, 11:56 UTC

maybe read this >
https://ghisler.ch/board/viewtopic.php?p=322624#322624

Configuration -> Options... -> Display:
Sorting directories
(_) Always by name     (x) Like files (also by time)





 
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Post by *dragonworks » 2018-02-26, 14:45 UTC

well, that certainly helped
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Post by *petermad » 2018-02-26, 17:32 UTC

If you also want to be able to sort dirs by extension then add this:
SortDirExt=1
to the [Configuration] section of your wincmd.ini file
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Re: The order of files? How to sort folders?

Post by *satranc112 » 2019-11-16, 04:56 UTC

I sort my folders by "writedate". I want to synch the newest files in each folder. However, newest files in subfolders are not recognized. Any ideas?

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