Why are some folders highlighted in blue and others black Tags: Windows Vista Last response: October 28, 2011 3:18 PM in Windows Vista Share Anonymous June 14, 2010 11:20:31 PM I have been trying to remove empty folders but even as admin I keep getting msg. that I need permission to remove folders highlighted in blue More about : folders highlighted blue black Jonmor68 June 15, 2010 1:31:26 AM They would be systems folders that you're not meant to fiddle with and they are trying to protect you from yourself. m 0 l batotz October 28, 2011 3:18:44 PM I tried everything and then I figured it out..I tried right click on empty desktop, then tick view small, large or medium ..or try to vice versa.. if not try to uncheck or check the auto arrange icons & align icons to grid. Hope this work!! m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources why desktop icons name are highlighted in blue Forum Why do some windows files and folder names appear in blue and some in black Forum Why does my page highlight blue with erratic cursor movement? Forum SolvedWhy does my monitor screen turn black/flicker randomly? (Other related questions as well) Forum SolvedOther then warrenty why would i get WD Black of Seagate Barracuda Forum My mfc-j410w printer won\'t print black it prints blue, why? Forum Why are some of my files in explorer blue instead of black? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !