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How To Remove The Folder Options From The Tools Menu

Folder Options... allow you to see the advanced settings either of a folder or your whole system. Anyone can see the hidden files and folders in your system through Folder Options of the Tools menu. You can remove the Folder Options menu item from the standard toolbar's Tools menu and also from the Control Panel so that no one can see your hidden files and folders using Folder Options of your computer. If you think to remove folder options from tools menu then you are landed at the right place. This article help you how to remove the folder options from tools menu. To remove folder options.. you need to follow the steps below ::::

1. click on Start and the select Run

 2. type gpedit.msc and then click O.K


 3. Group Policy dialog box opens

4. expand Administrative Templates under User Configuration and then again expand Windows Components and find and select  Windows Explorer

5. now find and select " Remove the Folder Options menu item from the Tools menu  " in the right hand side pane

6. right click of the mouce button on it and click on Properties

7. now select the radio button against Enabled

8. finally click on Apply and then O.K

Now Folder Options is removed from the Tools menu from the standard toolbar and also from Control Panel. If you want to get back then do all the steps and select Not Configured instead of Enabled in step 8 and then do step 9.