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Windows 7: How to change the public folder options

04 Feb 2013   #31

Windows 7 Home Professional 64bit

I will do.

Thank you.

I guess it is just my thirst for information. I print all replies.

I guess I can not be an expert either. The thought of doing something wrong haunts me.

Thanks - and good morning - sleep and rest for me

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05 Feb 2013   #32

Windows 7 Home Professional 64bit

Hi Forum,

I have been reading some articles and tuturiols on accessing network passwords etc.

I do not have a disc in which to put Windows 7 and clean the disk back. I have back ups done by the Antivirus and also did a system back up and restore point.

That is why I can not do a clean system.

I have this message which comes up when I try and access the other computer. I read your last post and I completely understand where you are coming from. I am trying to understand how the computers are connected and if I was the stupid person that connected them by pressing the wrong button.

Is it a common problem?

I will try not loosing sleep about it.

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05 Feb 2013   #33

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

Have you read Gregrockers post in this thread of yours?
Format of a disk issue code
This is why I suggested you solve one problem at a time. As you have now added a new item on Network passwords you will only cloud the issue. I really would urge you to ake up Gregs offer.
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14 Feb 2013   #34

Windows 7 Home Professional 64bit


I have not had enough time to reformat all my items and back up my computer as I had to have emergency surgery.

I am on the other computer and I am just wondering why I would have six locations for My Pictures?

I have been told it may be the manufacturer of the computer and it's VIAO link. Both computers are Sony VIAO's. Just different folders.

I am now understanding that it is very tough to troubleshooting without being physically near the persons computer.

I have tried going into the Libraries section and restore default settings.

Can you just reset it to the default ones that originally was set up with (of which I do not know how I would find out what files they would be) by removing the other locations?

I understand that I do not have to stress that much about it.

It just is annoying when posting pics to my friends.

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14 Feb 2013   #35

Windows 7 Home Professional 64bit

Quick question - what is the difference between the documents that have the path

Mel's Uni

and the others


I know that it may be basic questions - but I do not understand the different paths.

Thanks for your past assistance - it has assisted me a lot.

I have been informed by the manufacturer that the software for the media section for both computers was required to be updated - that is when I think it was linked together.

I guess without me telling you or remembering that - I could not answer your questions.

In my state of mind - it is also hard for me to remember what I have done.

If you could assist me in the above question, that would be fantastic - then I will never do it again.

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14 Feb 2013   #36

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1

Hi melissa
I see you have another problem on this thread. Are we to assume that you are not going to take up Gregs offer of assistance with a Clean Install of Windows? I really feel this is the only way you will clear up the myriad of niggling (to you|) problems that you are having.You really will not regret it, I'm sure!
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14 Feb 2013   #37

Windows 7 Home Professional 64bit

No, I will be going through with it.

I had to update software - Antivirus (Norton) - had to delete back ups - had encryption issues.

Doing my reboot CD and it will not save some of the contents - of which is from the location above.

I will just leave it or forget about using a computer in the future.

I am sorry that I have a niggling feeling about what behaviour my computer had to cause issues.

Had a discussion with someone today that I am an answers based person and that if I do not know what I did wrong with this computer - I may do without thinking anything about it and cause the same issue again.

I will close off and not look at my computer again.

Life just seems to sap it out of me - sorry - you have assisted me - I will stick to links on "How to .........."

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16 Feb 2013   #38

Windows 7 Home Professional 64bit

I am just wondering if I could bug you one last time - and I do thank you also for your assistance with everything.

I am truly sorry if anything I have said and any information has been taken the incorrect way.

I am a sick person and I am going to be looking after myself as I am not getting any better.

Could you please have a look at this - are these files locked or am I silly?

I also copied and pasted my pics back to the location as I would dislike to loose them. Most of when I was not that ill.

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16 Feb 2013   #39

Windows 7 Home Professional 64bit

I forgot to include this screen shot.

I am such an idiot.

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