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Windows 7: Favorites Folder: Strictly For IE8?

26 Oct 2009   #11
siouxdax

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by BeechV35Pilot View Post
What Favorites folder are you hiding? As a test I just hid the Favorites folder under my logged-in ID.

Definitely don't recommend deleting it.
I'm wanting to hide C:\Users\*username*\Favorites

And yeah, I figured that deleting it wasn't a good idea. :)


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26 Oct 2009   #12
siouxdax

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Okay. I was stupid. After marking it hidden, I hit refresh. The folder was still there, but upon closing and reopening Explorer it is now hidden! Hurrah!
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26 Oct 2009   #13
MacGyvr

Windows 7 Ultimate RTM (Technet)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by siouxdax View Post
Hmm. For some reason it's not letting me hid it. Any ideas? Delete it? (I don't think that's a good idea, but I could be wrong)
Sounds like you have "show hidden folders/files" turned on. If so, you won't be able to hide it.

Edit: I see that you solved it.
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26 Oct 2009   #14
siouxdax

Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit
 
 

Bad timing, me. See my post above MacGyvr's last post.
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26 Oct 2009   #15
BeechV35Pilot

Windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by MacGyvr View Post
And the responses to the OP's questions were unnecessarily ridiculous. They asked a very simple question and got two completely unrelated answers.
The only thing "unrelated" here is your arrogance. You have a problem with the quality of answers from people who are volunteering their time to try to help? Go start your own board and then crap on all the volunteers of all experience levels who take the time to contribute.
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