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How to Add or Remove Details tab in File Properties in Windows 10

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You can right click or press and hold on a drive, file, and folder in Windows, and click/tap on Properties to see more details about the drive, file, or folder.

The Details tab in the properties window of files allow you to see properties (metadata) and personal information about the file.

This tutorial will show you how to add or remove the Details tab from file properties for all users in Windows 10.

You must be signed in as an administrator to remove the Security tab from drive, file, and folder properties window.


EXAMPLE: "Details" tab in Properties window
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Here's How:

1. Do step 2 (add) or step 3 (remove) below for what you would like to do.


 2. To Add Details tab from File Properties for All Users

NOTE: This is the default setting.

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Add_Details_tab_to_Properties.reg

download


 3. To Remove Details tab from File Properties for All Users

A) Click/tap on the Download button below to download the file below, and go to step 4 below.

Remove_Details_tab_from_Properties.reg

download

4. Save the .reg file to your desktop.

5. Double click/tap on the downloaded .reg file to merge it.

6. If prompted, click/tap on Run, Yes (UAC), Yes, and OK to approve the merge.

7. You could now delete the downloaded .reg file if you like.


That's it,
Shawn