Enable Checkboxes for File Selection in Windows 7

Edited by Lukward Thomason, Ash0hley, Eng

Hi. You're watching VisiHow, and this is a tutorial on how to enable checkboxes for file selection on Windows 7 computers.

Enable checkboxes for file selection on Windows 7.mp4-canvas48 345891.jpg

Steps

  1. 1
    First, we need to go to Windows explorer
    .
    That means we need to open "Computer". Double click the computer icon. It will open the explorer window.
    Enable checkboxes for file selection on Windows 7.mp4-canvas14 20881.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  2. 2
    Once the window has loaded, we need to press 'Alt' on our keyboard
    .
    Enable checkboxes for file selection on Windows 7.mp4-canvas19 869395.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  3. 3
    From the newly acquired menu, select "Tools" and then click "Folder options..."
    Enable checkboxes for file selection on Windows 7.mp4-canvas24 414574.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  4. 4
    Once the "Folder Options" open, we need to click the "View" tab
    .
    Enable checkboxes for file selection on Windows 7.mp4-canvas31 906546.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  5. 5
    Under "Advanced settings:", we have to scroll down to the option, "Use check boxes to select items"
    .
    Select the box, and then click "OK".
    Enable checkboxes for file selection on Windows 7.mp4-canvas38 723537.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  6. 6
    From now on, every file has a check box
    .
    The drives have check boxes, the computer icon has a checkbox, and all of the other folders.
    Enable checkboxes for file selection on Windows 7.mp4-canvas48 631858.jpg
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help
  7. 7
    This concludes our tutorial on how to enable check boxes for file selection on Windows 7 computers
    .
    Thank you for watching VisiHow. If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the "Comments" section below.
    Was this step helpful? Yes | No| I need help

Video: Enable Checkboxes for File Selection in Windows 7

If you have problems with any of the steps in this article, please ask a question for more help, or post in the comments section below.

Comments

Article Info

Categories : Windows

Recent edits by: Ash0hley, Lukward Thomason

Share this Article:

Thanks to all authors for creating a page that has been read 289 times.