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Windows 7: Library - display order, arrange/sort by, default save location

26 Nov 2011   #11
JimLewandowski

 
 

Cleaned up TIF, delete everything (except some small offline content). No change. IE still points to my c \users \ Jim \ My Pictures library. It may be that IE simply uses the registry settings for shell folders, but then what's the point of libraries?

FWIW, my TIF was 2 GIGabytes in size even though I have nowhere near that specified for its max.


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03 Dec 2011   #12
JimLewandowski

 
 

Wow. I've been playing with system image/system backup and during the backup, MSE kicked out a severe Java infection that prevented the backup from completing. After removing that, right-click now defaults to the correct location.
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03 Dec 2011   #13
Britton30
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Good to hear Jim! You can use Libraries to point to any folder on your PC, external (attached) Drive, networked PC or drive.
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