119. Display The Windows Explorer Menu Bar
In previous versions of Windows Explorer there
used to be a menu bar displayed which contained such
options as: File; Edit;
View; Tools; and
Help. With the release of Windows
Vista it was decided to hide this tool bar from
Many people are so used to using this menu bar
that the disappearance of it has caused some
disappointment. However, even though it is not
immediately available, you can quickly get the menu
bar to appear by pressing either the F10 or the Alt
key while in windows explorer.
If, however, you want the tool bar to be
permanently displayed then proceed as follows:
1/ Open Windows Explorer.
2/ On the main tool bar, click
3/ From the drop down menu that
appears, Click the Layout option.
4/ Another drop down menu will
5/ From this drop down menu,
Click on the Menu Bar option.
6/ The old style menu bar will immediately appear
above the standard tool bar.