Jun 9, 2010

Why Folder Options Not Showing

How to get folder option back

You maybe worried that why folder options are not showing. Its a silly virus which modify your registry files and remove the folder options from tools menu. Today at free computer tips I will teach you how you can get Folder Options back.

Open Start menu and from there select Run type gpedit.msc and hit enter now in the Group Policy window, from the left pane, select user configuration; Administrative Templates; windows components; Windows Explorer by high lighting it with the mouse cursor and now in the right side you will see an option which says "Removes the Folder Options menu item from the Tools menu right click on this option and select properties now in the properties under Setting tab, select Disabled and hit OK

Alternate Method

Open run and type gpedit.msc then go to user configuration ; administrative templates ;system disable "prevent access to registry editing tools".


  1. THe way you present the information is nice and easy to understand .thanks for the information.

  2. Thanks alot. it helped me.thanks once again.