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Questions tagged [files-folders]

Questions regarding files and folders can be tagged with this. Examples include questions about special files, hidden files, their folder counterparts, and etc. This is not a tag for shared folders, file sharing, and the like.

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How to upload folders to github.com, using Github Desktop client

New user to the Github Desktop client, and would like to know how can I upload local folders to GitHub, using the client? I started by creating a new empty repo on my GitHub account, and have cloned ...
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vscode peek exclude folders

My project structure contains "src", "inc", "test", "build" folders. "test" and "build" are part of my unity Test tool, so they will contain mocks of my original header files, located in "inc". When I ...
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moving all files from sub-subfolders to the main subfolder inside the parent directory

Say I have a file system like: folder 1 - subfolder -sub-subfolder 1 -file 1 -file 2 -file 3 -sub-subfolder 2 -file 4 -...
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Windows 10: how to protect myself from accidentally deleting a specific folder

I have a 'WORK' folder with client files and making constant changes to its subfolders 'CLIENTXX' and files within. However, i have a tendency to SHIFT+DELETE (permanently delete) stuff instead of ...
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Win 10 - how to sort and display parent folder in a way, and 100’s of subfolders sorted differently from parent folder?

I already asked this, but maybe in a wrong forum... I have almost a thousand folders, in Win 10, for each of my clients pictures, each folder named by the client’s name. All these folders are ...
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Is there a way to script zip files to

I have literally thousands of zip files for karaoke. What I would like to do is unzip each SET into a folder. i.e. I have 50 songs Coldplay - (song title) and then I have 50 songs Cole Deggs - (song ...
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How to Get Folder Shortcuts/Links to Work When Copying Template Folder Contents to New Folder

I have a lot of 'template' folders, the contents which I use to copy into new folders that I create. My problem is getting shortcuts within the copied folders to point back to object the folder that ...
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What is the purpose of the blue folder icon in Windows?

I always have been amazed at the number of icons Windows has in shell32.dll and imageres.dll. I've noticed that there is a blue folder in imageres.dll (shown) and I haven't seen a use of it before in ...