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Missing Folder Option

There are plenty of viruses which enable the NoFolderOptions Policy in the registry, and in addition, hides file extensions for known file types. This Will make the Folder Option Disappear from the Tools Menu.

To get the option back, Follow these steps

1. Click Start, choose Run and type regedit.

2 . Navigate to: [HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer]

Look for a value called NoFolderOptions on the right panel

3. Right click on the NoFolderOptions value and choose delete

4. Navigate to: [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer]

5. Right click on NoFolderOptions on the right pane and choose Delete .

Your Folder Option in Now Back.

Another way to enable this is using Group Policy Editor

1. Click Start, choose Run and type gpedit.msc

2.  Navigate to User Configuration | Administrative Templates | Windows Components | Windows Explorer

3. Double-click Remove the Folder Options menu item from the Tools menu.

4.  Set it to Not configured.

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