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Windows 7: Can't Access "Downloads" Folder

04 Jul 2012   #21
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Are you still not able to open the Downloads folder?


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04 Jul 2012   #22
Elti

windows 7 32bit
 
 

no i did open the downloads folder but i cant access the documents i had on the that folder before it crashed. Do you get it? i guess some virus permanently deleted them
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04 Jul 2012   #23
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 8.1 Enterprise
 
 

Elti,

Ok. If you like, go ahead and download and merge the folder and Directory options in the same tutorial below. Afterwards, see if you are able to open the folder without the error.

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