The folder size settings are grayed out what am I doing wrong?
If the folder size settings is grayed out, then this only needs to be activated!
1.) Folder size settings in File Explorer!
1. Simply press the F9 key and open folder size settings!
2. If the setting is on "Use system default size information", the options are deactivated
3. Switch to "Use Q-Dir internal size information", then all options can be activated
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It does not matter whether you are using the folder size under the current Windows 10, 8.1, ... or MS Web Server 2019, ... operating system from Microsoft, the procedure for activating the folder size and the settings is always the same!
| (Image-1) The folder size settings are grayed out!
2.) More information about folder size in Quad File Explorer!
Yes, specifying the folder size in Quad File Explorer makes sense. It provides the user with the following benefits:
Overview of storage requirements:
Folder size shows the user how much storage space a folder or group of folders takes up. This is useful for freeing up space or checking if a folder has become too large.
Sorting by folder size:
The folder size can be used as a sorting criterion. This is useful for quickly finding large folders.
Filter by folder size:
The folder size can be used as a filter criterion. This is useful for only showing folders of a certain size.
In Quad File Explorer, the folder size is displayed in a separate column. The size is specified in bytes, kilobytes, megabytes, gigabytes or terabytes. The user can sort or filter the size in the column as desired.
Folder size can also be viewed in other file managers, such as: B. in Windows File Explorer or in a third-party file manager such as Total Commander.
Here are some examples where specifying the folder size in Quad File Explorer makes sense:
To free up disk space, the user can delete large folders or files. Specifying the folder size helps to quickly find these folders or files.
Memory Usage Check:
If a folder has become too large, the user can check the folder size to see which files are taking up the most space.
Managing Files: Specifying folder size can help user organize and manage files.
Overall, specifying folder size in Quad File Explorer is a useful feature that gives the user a better overview of the storage requirements on the computer.
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