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Windows 7: 7 saving multiple copies at random...???

22 Dec 2010   #31

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

Hi Ladyluck and Good Morning!
Don't worry too much about the long estimated download time. This often happens and is often caused by a number of people all trying to download a driver at he same time. Just give it another go and it will probably be fine!
I'm inclined to agrre with Golden that your "duplicate" file issue is a Libraries misunderstanding. It is confusing when you set up a new library and then get invited to "Add a folder" That's when you get what shows in your screenshot. Remember that what you see in the Library is not a duplicate copy of the file but a link to the Folder where you saved the file to. So when it looks like a duplicate file it isn't. It is a duplicate link to the same file. Libraries are explained much better than I can here:
Understanding the Libraries Feature in Windows 7 - How-To Geek
Well worth a read when you have time!!
Once you get used to the Libraries their value becomes apparent. IMHO it is one of the best innovations of Win 7.

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