How to set windows 7 explorer to show file formats Tags: Windows 7 Explorer Last response: November 11, 2009 4:43 PM in Windows 7 Share newtoscene November 11, 2009 1:26:55 PM How to set windows 7 explorer to show the file formats as a default and for all drives and programs. I do not want this information ever hidden. More about : set windows explorer show file formats The_Prophecy a c 215 $ Windows 7 November 11, 2009 4:43:55 PM By file formats, i'm going to assume you mean file extensions. To do this, open Computer and click Organize, Folder and search options, select the View tab, and uncheck the box called "Hide extensions for known file types". m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources How to show the full path to the file in Windows 7 Windows Explorer Forum How to display the full file pathname in windows 7 explorer in the search result Forum SolvedWINRE_DRV is showing as a G: drive on the windows file explorer Forum SolvedHow to set XP so that Windows Explorer opens on boot up Forum Win 7 ext USB HD's recognized by disk management but do not show up in Windows Explorer. Forum SolvedHow can I get windows 8 explorer look on windows 7? Forum SolvedWindows 7 Windows Explorer - how to disable automatic sorting upon making changes Forum How to open a .pdb format file in WINDOWS 7? Forum Solvedhow to show hidden files on memeory pen windows 8 Forum refresh reformat format windows 8.1 without losing files or settings = how much DO I loose? Forum Windows explorer does not show all files Forum Solvedhow to make computer show its image on my digital hdmi tv from a windows 7 hp>? Forum SolvedWhere/how do I get an ISO file for my Windows 7... Forum Windows 7 - windows explorer show computer twice Forum How do i manually collapse drives in windows explorer show me a video Forum Solvedhow to show portable device as removable storage in windows 7 Forum How to make Windows Explorer show "Everything" Forum How do you hide a type of file in windows explorer? Forum How to format pc window 7 without deleting any file Forum How to format pc window 7 without deleting any file Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !