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Windows 7: Issues with non-shared folders

11 Jan 2012   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
Issues with non-shared folders


I've set up two computers to share the public folders and not share the personal folders.

The first issue I have, is that I'd like to hide the user folder itself - right now I can still open it. In other words, when I open the "Users" folder I only want to see "Public" and "Default".

The second issue is that I notice different behavior when I open the user folder on PC2 from PC1 and vice versa. In the first case I get to see all the folders but I can't open them. In the second case the folder are hidden.

Now, I know this second issue really doesn't matter from a practical standpoint but I still find it very annoying to not know what causing this behavior. I literally went through all the sharing settings and permission of the user folders and they were all identical!

I hope someone can help me out. Thanks!

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