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September 16, 2004 3:42:18 PM

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When looking at files in folders in windows explorer, some
are in blue, some are black. Anyone know what this
indicates?

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Anonymous
September 17, 2004 8:46:55 AM

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Blue = compressed and green = encrypted

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"Tim" <anonymous@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message news:0e7601c49c1c$e5187860$a301280a@phx.gbl...
> When looking at files in folders in windows explorer, some
> are in blue, some are black. Anyone know what this
> indicates?
Anonymous
September 17, 2004 8:48:47 AM

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Tim wrote:
> When looking at files in folders in windows explorer, some
> are in blue, some are black. Anyone know what this
> indicates?

You can enable/disable this behavior. In Windows Explorer/Tools/Folder
Options/View. Scroll down to the "Show encrypted or compressed NTFS files in
color" option.


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