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Windows 7: Documents Library

29 Jun 2011   #1
yzahjh

Windows 7 Professional 32 bit
 
 
Documents Library

I am in the process of deploying windows 7 throughout my school. Documents,Music & Videos, are all redirected, which is working absolutely fine.The only problem i have is the the " 2 locations link ".Does anyone know how i can hide or remove the "2 locations link"




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29 Jun 2011   #2
yzahjh

Windows 7 Professional 32 bit
 
 

If it is not possible to hide or remove the " 2 locations link ". Is there a way to stop users from adding or removing the default save location ?
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02 Jul 2011   #3
Bulldog7

ultimate x64
 
 

There is a way to fully disable the libraries, guess that not what you wanted it to be. Since you don't want other users to mess with your setting.

I think there isn't a way to hide or remove the "2 location link" without hacking into the system file.

Here is a temporary way to hide the Library pane.

Library Pane - Turn On or Off

When you open documents go to the menu bar under Organize dropdown / Layout / uncheck Library Pane.
Hope others users don't turn it on and start messing your setting.
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04 Jul 2011   #4
yzahjh

Windows 7 Professional 32 bit
 
 
Thank You

Thank you so much Bulldog7....i used the Registry setting for turning off the Library pane, worked a treat. Although it is only for HKEY CURRENT USER, I applied it to all users that log on using the GPO Preferences.
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