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Windows 7: Libraries sub-folders deleted...need to get them back!

08 Sep 2010   #1
sjabosi

Windows Vista
 
 
Libraries sub-folders deleted...need to get them back!

Hey everyone,

I was playing around with the Zune settings for syncing folders. I accidentally deleted all my subfolders in my Win 7 Libraries (through Libary Locations), but the files still exist in the system, which is weird.

For example, in my Pictures Library, there are currently no folders, but when I search for "Trip to NY" using the start menu search, it shows up under C:\Users\(Username)\Pictures\My Pictures
But My Pictures doesn't show when I open the Pictures Libary. Get it?

How can I just restore everything I deleted? Please help, as it's driving me crazy.


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08 Sep 2010   #2
logicearth

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

Add the locations back to your Library?
Library - Include a Folder[2]=File%20Folder%20Settings
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