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19 Dec 2009   #1
RogerR

 
 
Computer folders question

Why do inaccessible shortcuts to folders appear in the folder view?




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19 Dec 2009   #2
zigzag3143

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by RogerR View Post
Why do inaccessible shortcuts to folders appear in the folder view?
As pointer for older application installers. Some are locked, some inaccessible, there is nothing the user can edit in them


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19 Dec 2009   #3
davehc
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They don't by default, unless you have changed the views options for hidden folders etc.

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