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Windows 7: Save to Desktop is Gone - Can I get that back?

18 May 2012   #1
wisedave

Windows 7 64 bit Home Premium
 
 
Save to Desktop is Gone - Can I get that back?

Hello,

Somehow, I no longer have the ability to save to my desktop. I used to be able to save documents, etc to my desktop, but now the option to save it there has disappeared.

Does anybody have any idea on how I can retrieve it or reset it?

Thanks for the help!

Cheers,

Dave




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18 May 2012   #2
kado897

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Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit Service Pack 1
 
 

Hi wisedave and welcome to Seven Forums. If you mean to get Desktop back in your Favorites.

1. Navigate to c:\users\your name\

2. select the Desktop folder and drag it into the favorites area in the left pane.

This tutorial gives several other methods of adding to favorites. Favorites - Links - Add or Remove in Navigation Pane
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18 May 2012   #3
wisedave

Windows 7 64 bit Home Premium
 
 

Brilliant! Thanks for the help......

Cheers,

Dave
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18 May 2012   #4
kado897

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No problem Dave. We have a really good tutorials section here. Check it out.
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