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Windows 7: Libraries not restoring to default

05 Jun 2015   #1
Shogun35

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 
Libraries not restoring to default

Hi, I've been looking up how to restore my libraries. I have no idea how the Videos folder disappeared, but now I can't seem to get it back. Not even with the tutorial that has been provided on this forum.

Here's a screenshot of what showed up exactly after I clicked on restore defaults. After that, it let me include a folder, but now it's like a subfolder as shown in the second screenshot. Would appreciate any help I can get.




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05 Jun 2015   #2
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Having the subfolder is normal, I have 2 subfolders (My Videos and Public Videos).

Did the icon of Videos library get corrected after restoring defaults? (The 1st screenshot is wrong)
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05 Jun 2015   #3
Shogun35

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

To answer your question: no, they did not.

I mean, I don't mind how it is currently (refer to second screenshot) but I figured I should ask. I was doing some spring cleaning after finishing my semester and I noticed the Video library was missing, leading me here.
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05 Jun 2015   #4
GokAy

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

You can try deleting that one and creating a new library, name it Videos then add the folders.
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05 Jun 2015   #5
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello Shogun, and welcome to Seven Forums.

In addition, an option in the tutorial below may be able to help restore your default libraries.

Libraries - Restore Default
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07 Jun 2015   #6
Shogun35

Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit
 
 

I just realized that I accidentally deleted the library and when I was about to empty the trash, I restored the icon. Thank you for your help, though.
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07 Jun 2015   #7
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Glad to hear that you got it sorted.
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