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Windows 7 is the seventh major release of Microsoft's flagship desktop operating system, released in October 2009 as the next step beyond Windows Vista. See screenshot above Through Folder Options 1. In those columns, you'll see filters that you can choose to narrow your search. General Discussion Hi - I prefer to stay in the same window when seeking files otherwise I end up with 300 open folders. The bottom line: , Microsoft had dug itself a cool, deep, dark hole with Windows Vista.
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