Permanently switch File Dialog from List to Detail Tags: Configuration Switch Dialog Windows XP Last response: March 4, 2013 9:02 PM in Windows XP Share jackelch March 4, 2013 8:43:08 PM I want to open any folders of files in Detail rather than List mode whenever I do a Save As. More about : permanently switch file dialog list detail RealBeast March 4, 2013 9:02:38 PM Open a folder, and inside of that folder right click and select the Detail view, and then in that same folder go to the toolbar, click Tools > Folder Options > View > Folder Views. Choose apply to all folder views. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Permanently switch File Dialog from List to Detail Forum File Open dialog - making 'List' view the default view Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !