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Windows 7: How can I remove the 'My Pictures' and 'User' dropdown in Libraries?

30 Nov 2014   #1

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit
How can I remove the 'My Pictures' and 'User' dropdown in Libraries?


I recently did a fresh install of windows and noticed them, can't seem to find a way to get rid of them though...

So to explain it, whenever I go into the explorer and select for example 'Music' it's showing this 'My Music (ammount of items)' Dropdown with the drive location (see right side of image)

So I would like to know if there's a fix to remove that dropdown so it only shows the default folder view like it is on the left side
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30 Nov 2014   #2
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Look into the libraries Properties. There you can delete it. And don't forget "Apply".
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30 Nov 2014   #3

Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by whs View Post
Look into the libraries Properties. There you can delete it. And don't forget "Apply".
Library properties didn't help me at all, just shows me the linked folder location

But I found a fix right here so this is basically solved
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