Windows 7 no advanced button on file properties Tags: Security Windows 7 Last response: December 15, 2012 12:11 PM in Windows 7 Share rick666 December 14, 2012 6:04:47 PM I upgraded to win7 professional with the anytime upgrade. Thought I could now encrypt files but there is no advanced button on the files properties. More about : windows advanced button file properties rgd1101 a b 8 Security a b $ Windows 7 December 14, 2012 6:17:57 PM no advanced button on the general tab attribute section? what kind of files it is? rick666 December 15, 2012 12:11:18 PM rgd1101 said:no advanced button on the general tab attribute section? what kind of files it is? Okay, I finally figured it out. You can't encrypt files on a thumb drive if they're not NTFS? If I select properties on my hard drive the advanced button appears magically. Thanks. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumNTFS File Compression ( Advanced Button Missing) XP Home SP2 ForumMissing advanced button for EFS ForumProperties button in Monitor Type screen inactive ForumDisappearing files after properties edit in windows 7 ForumEnabling file sharing from a Windows 7 to Windows XP/Vista Machines ForumEnabling file sharing from a Windows 7 to Windows XP/Vista Machines ForumFile Properties ForumEnabling file sharing from a Windows 7 to Windows XP/Vista Machines ForumMy file sharing button is unclickable. ForumHow does one Install a program file on "D" drive with Windows 7 64-bit ForumPage file on windows 7 is 7 gb ForumCreating a shortcut to desktop properties/settings/advanced ? Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumNetwork controller driver windows 7 ForumWindows could not finish configuring the system error Forum[Solved] Windows 7 -64bit on SONY VAIO VGN--FZ21M ForumWindows 7 drivers hp laserjet 2420 ForumWindows 7 boot problem ForumHP 3550 INSTALLATION WINDOWS 7 ForumCanon lbp2900b driver for windows 7 (home basic ) 64 bit downlod More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !