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Determining the Size of a Folder

Determining the size of a folder or folders can be useful when trying to save the folder(s) to a particular disk drive.

 

Determining the Size of a Single Folder

  1. right-click on the folder of which you wish to learn the file size and choose Properties.
  2. The size of the folder (wish all its contents) is located on the line Size on disk.
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Determining the Size of Multiple Folders

  1. Select the folders whose sum total you wish to know. If they are all in a row, you can follow these directions. If they are scattered throughout a window, you can follow these directions.
  2. Right-click on one of the folders you had selected and choose Properties.
  3. The size of the folder is located on the line Size on disk.

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