Registry location for: "Optimize this folder for" templates

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    Registry location for: "Optimize this folder for" templates


    Hey all, I was wondering if anyone knew where the regedit location was for these default templates? I want to change the Picture template from Large to Extra Large.

    Basically I know of three ways to change folder views:
    • Manually using the view quickbar - which is tedious.
    • Folder Properties > Customize > "Optimize this Folder for" - which gives you greater control and only changes the current folder and its subfolders (which is what I want).
    • Folder Options > View > "Apply to Folders" - which changes ALL folders on your computer to the current folder settings, which is a rather intrusive option (not at all what I want).


    The Optimize setting and it's templates are great - I just want to find ways to tweak them or perhaps make my own templates for this feature? Or perhaps there is a 3rd party folder software that can do what I want. Any advice would be greatly appreciated.
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    Hello jkchao297, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    If you like, the "Apply to Folders" method will apply changes to all folders of only the same template type (ex: "Picture").

    Apply Folder View to All Folders of Same Type in Windows 10
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    Thank you, I guess this will work. I didn't know I had to Combine the two options. I think previously I just used Apply to Folders before doing the Template and it just made everything in my PC a large picture which was no beuno.
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    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 18917
       #4

    You're most welcome. I hope it will work for you.
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