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Why Explorer in Windows 7 keeps grouping files by type when I want them by date?

Each group is sorted by date (modified), but I would like all files sorted by date (mixed types, like an old'n'good DIR command).

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closed as unclear what you're asking by AthomSfere, Breakthrough, Jens Erat, Kevin Panko, Shekhar Mar 23 '14 at 18:12

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In Explorer windows press alt, it'll show you an old style panel on the top of the window. There select View -> Group by and deselect grouping criteria.

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