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Windows 7: Desktop Folder deleted under User

11 Oct 2011   #1
CC268

Windows 7 Home 64
 
 
Desktop Folder deleted under User

I accidently deleted my Desktop Folder on the left pane under my personal folder where Favorites, Libraries, Computer, etc are...my desktop shortcut is now under favorites but how do I get my Desktop shortcut back on the left pane with the rest of the folders (Favorites, Libraries, Computer, etc)? I noticed it also deleted my itunes library as well...


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12 Oct 2011   #2
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello CC268, and welcome to Seven Forums.

Have you already check in your Recycle Bin to see if you may be lucky to have these deleted items in it to be able to restore them from withing the Recycle Bin?

If they are not there, then you should be able to use the tutorial below to restore "Desktop" under Favorites in the navigation pane.


Favorites - Restore Default Favorite Links in Navigation Pane

Hope this helps,
Shawn
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12 Oct 2011   #3
CC268

Windows 7 Home 64
 
 

Sweet thanks I will have to try that later, seems to be what I am looking for
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12 Oct 2011   #4
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're welcome. Please let us know how it went.
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12 Oct 2011   #5
CC268

Windows 7 Home 64
 
 

Wow...that was extremely easy, some other guy in another forum was lost on what to do lol
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12 Oct 2011   #6
Brink
Microsoft MVP

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

That's great news. I'm happy to hear that you got it sorted.
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