Windows' File Explorer has a ton of powerful sorting options, but somehow, I'd never noticed this one before: in the Details view, you can sort the recycle bin by original location, date deleted, and more.
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Windows: Microsoft made some useful improvements to Windows Explorer in Windows 8, but also (inexplicably) took some things away. OldNewExplorer gives you the best of both worlds: use the Windows 8 features you like, and bring back the Windows 7 features you miss.
Predicting the future is near impossible -- but that doesn‘t stop us all from having a red hot go. Human beings have been predicting the future since the beginning of history and the results range from the hilarious to the downright uncanny.
One thing all future predictions have in common: they‘re rooted in our current understanding of how the world works. It‘s difficult to escape that mindset. We have no idea how technology will evolve, so our ideas are connected to the technology of today.
Windows Search can take you far, but if you want to browse a folder's contents with advanced sorting parameters -- like a range of "date modified" or multiple file types -- you can do so with just a few clicks.
Windows: Lots of videos have built-in thumbnails in Windows Explorer, so you can see a quick preview of each file, but this only works with popular video formats that work out-of-the-box in Windows. Media Preview is a small utility that adds preview thumbnails to nearly every video format you can think of.
Windows: Searching for files in Windows can be easy if you know what you're looking for, and infuriating if you don't remember a file name, path or folder location. 7Files, a free file browser for Windows 7 systems, makes searching easy by highlighting often-used files, organising your files by date, file type and file extension, and showing you most recently opened or modified files together for quick reference.