Windows: File Color Coding

Windows supports file/folder color coding for easy identification for the user. Encrypted files are displayed in green and compressed NTFS files are displayed in blue. To turn on/off this feature, use the following steps:

  1. Click Start > Control Panel and then double-click Folder Options
  2. On the View tab, click to select the Show encrypted or compressed NTFS files in color check box

Thanks to Shelley Schwartz for providing this tip

Cheers,

Vaibhav

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