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36 views

Access User X private data as adminstrator

My girlfriends Laptop died a few days ago, now I'm on it to rescue her data. So I put her HDD as slave on my WIN 8 pc. Now is the problem she has all her needed data in her users folder. How may I ...
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1answer
28 views

Change system path for “My Documents” [duplicate]

I store most of my files on a second hard drive (D:\ in this case). When I click on my username at the top of the Start Menu to link to My Documents I get linked to C:\Users\Jonny Wright\Documents. ...
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2answers
59 views

My Documents Redirect, Server no longer available, recover from local cache?

We had a major reshuffle in our company. Servers got 'removed' and domains disconnected. It's a whole mess I'm untangling. One users laptop recently crashed. I can't get it to boot into Windows ...
0
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1answer
118 views

What is the Start > Run command to goto My Documents folder?

I believe there is a way to get to My Documents folder from Start > Run by typing something with a % symbol in it, but forgot how... something like %MyDocuments& I don't know what these type of ...
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0answers
33 views

Windows 7 Transfering File

I use windows 7 and i was transfering (cut+paste) quite big file from flashdisk to my doccument. I accidentally press exit, so I transfer the rest of the file. I checked them in my doccument but some ...
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0answers
44 views

User folder settings reset after Windows update

We run a citrix environment with roaming profiles. All servers are 2008R2 and are updated once a month. After updating the servers we receive some complaints from users who loose their customs folder ...
0
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1answer
251 views

Batch file that deletes folders from My Documents except those in an array

I'm absolutely positively sick of random junk folders (CyberPower, VirtualBox, etc) being dumped in to the My Documents folder in Windows. I'm using Windows 7 for clarification. No, it's not the ...
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162 views

Why has the Redirected Folders UNC path changed?

I have a user who has had a shortcut to his documents stop working. Further investigation has revealed that the shortcut (which worked up until yesterday) points to: ...
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1answer
624 views

Rename “Documents” folder in Windows 7

I use a different name for "Documents" folder. Previously I had to rename it after every windows update, because updates kept changing it back. Now I am unable to rename it to the same old name ...
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2answers
4k views

Why do I have three My Documents folders?

I'm trying to fix my profile on Windows 7. Currently %USERPROFILE% points to C:\Users\myUsername My Documents is also at C:\Users\myUsername \\profileServer\profiles$\myUsername has TWO "My ...
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1answer
3k views

Map My Documents Folder to New Location in Windows 7

How can I map the location of the My Documents folder on Windows 7 to a new location? My system has a 60GB SSD as the primary/boot drive and a 160GB HDD. I would like the My Documents folder to be ...
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0answers
78 views

How to use Win 7 command line with folder with “My” prefix [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Display “My Documents”/“My Videos”/etc. without “My” prefix in Windows 7 What is the "right" way to get rid of the "My" prefix in ...
0
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1answer
648 views

Moved Word 2007 .docx to a newly created “Word Docs” SUBfolder within Documents libary… now they won't open

The error box TITLE is wierdly the document's full path name, titled: "C:\Users\Me\Documents\Word Docs\file name.docx" with an error message inside the popup dialog box: "There was a problem sending ...
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2answers
3k views

How to link My Documents folder to the logical Documents folder in Windows 7

In windows 7 the My Documents folder resides under the logical Documents folder on the left side of Windows Explorer. A friend of mine clicked on My Documents and (silly him) erased it by deleting it. ...
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2answers
207 views

“My Documents” as the first class citizen in “Documents” in Windows 7

In windows 7, you can have a "Document" as a menu on the "Start Menu". However, it lead to sub-items "My Documents" and "Public Documents". As well as only me is using my notebook, "Public ...
2
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1answer
687 views

Windows 7 re-install - reestablish existing My Documents location on separate partition

I currently have a desktop with one big drive in it. I have a C: and a D: partition. C: is for my Windows OS and programs, and D: is for my data. I have My Documents configured to my D: partition. ...
3
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1answer
19k views

Folder Redirection Doesn't work in Windows 7 or Vista

I am running a Windows Server 2003 Domain, and most of our clients are Windows XP. In the Domain Policy I have folder redirection turned on for Documents and Desktop. This works great on my XP ...
9
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3answers
3k views

Display “My Documents”/“My Videos”/etc. without “My” prefix in Windows 7

Even though Windows 7 stores special folders in the home folder as Documents/Videos/etc, they are still displayed as My Documents/My Videos/etc in Windows Explorer. I preferred the way that Vista ...