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Windows 7: Setting up public and user folders

21 Nov 2009   #11

Windows 7

After being dissapointed about your answer I adjusted my registry entries back to as they should be confident that i would not need to move back my files seen as the 'changes were not registered.' However after reboot i was suprised to see the the ie and explore pin in my taskbar did not work. After a bit of looking around i saw alot was changed. Now i was lucky i had just done a windows update so could preform a system restore . (oh yeah need to those again now xD)
I think the public folders have actually been moved. However it seems that in win 7 I will have to delete the old folder and stop them from being shared and then share the new folders. This should work.

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21 Nov 2009   #12

64-bit Windows 10 Pro

Thank you for posting your findings. I'll have to do so more playing with this late tonight as well. :)
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