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Windows 7: Same Names of Folders!!!

19 Nov 2011   #1
boogieboy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 
Same Names of Folders!!!

What is it? how's that even possible or do they have to do anything with date and time? why i'm have folders with the same names?




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19 Nov 2011   #2
kado897

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 

Libraries are just collections of real folders. You have two locations in your library. If each of these contains folders of the same name then you will get two entries.
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