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. 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!! Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Why do some windows files and folder names appear in blue and some in black Forum Reoccuring problem, blue screens, wont repair, startup freezes Forum Better gaming build? Forum My PC is blue screening when I try to play a game. Forum Cannot highlight folders and files in vista Forum Why are some of my files in explorer blue instead of black ? Forum Blue Screen of Death - Memory Error + Freezing Win XP Forum Help identifying why I keep getting blue screens? Forum Dell monitor is not working right (starts for two seconds then black ) Forum Why are some filenames blue ? Forum WD Blue vs. Black Forum Green Blue or Black ? Forum Blue screens on 4 GiG of RAM / Other problems Forum Blue screen after selecting RAID as intel mode Forum Help Finding out why its doing this!! Forum [Solved] Vista busness 32 product key free Forum BLACK SCREEN UPON BOOT UP !!!! Forum my movie maker plays the videos in black screen and with no audio Forum Black screen when start computer Forum Why does my printer say its offline Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows Vista categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security !