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Windows 7: Downloads folder not accessible

20 Dec 2014   #21
JDS626

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

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When you right click on that Downloads folder and click on Properties, does it have a "Location" tab, and what does it have for it's path in the "General" tab?
Under "Favorites" the "Downloads" folder's "Downloads Properties" location tab is, "C:\Users\JD (Daddy) PC\Downloads"

Under "Libraries" "My Documents" "Downloads" "Downloads Properties" there is no locations tab. Only General, Sharing, Security and Previous Versions.


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20 Dec 2014   #22
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

What location path does it have in the General tab?
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20 Dec 2014   #23
JDS626

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
 
 

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What location path does it have in the General tab?
Under Favorites - Downloads' general tab, Location: C:\Users\JD (Daddy) PC
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20 Dec 2014   #24
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

It sounds like your "C:\Users\(user-name)\Downloads" folder is just included in your Documents library for access to it.

Let's go ahead and do all of OPTION TWO below for your "C:\Users\(user-name)\Downloads" folder just to rule it out.

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