1.    28 Sep 2016 #1
    Join Date : Sep 2016
    Los Angeles Ca
    Posts : 7
    Windows 10

    Making "list" default view for file explorer

    How can I make the file explorer always use "list" view when opening files and folders?

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  2.    28 Sep 2016 #2
    Join Date : May 2016
    Posts : 834
    Windows 10 Pro

    I prefer details layout....

    Open up your file explorer....for this example we'll use the "Documents" folder. Open up your documents folder, click the view tab at the top, under the layout area, move your mouse around for the layout you like...for me it's details but for you click "list" and that should do it.
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  3.    28 Sep 2016 #3
    Join Date : Dec 2013
    Portsmouth Hampshire
    Posts : 1,916
    Windows 10 x86 14383 Insider Pro and Core 10240

    Open a folder in File Explorer, click the View tab and click list in the view ribbon:
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    Still on the View ribbon, click Options and Change folder and search options, and in the folder options view tab, click the Apply to folders button then OK, and Yes on the dialog that pops up: Click image for larger version. 

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    Then all your file folders will look similar, until you choose a different option.
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  4.    28 Sep 2016 #4
    Join Date : Sep 2016
    Los Angeles Ca
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