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Windows 7: Very Weird Problem with libraries in Win 7

12 Oct 2009   #1

Win 7 x64 Ultimate
Very Weird Problem with libraries in Win 7

I'm running Win7 x64 ultimate, I had a Movies library and a couple days when I went to it, it was called Videos, So I renamed it to movies and the moment I pressed enter it was called videos again. I tried creating a new Movies library but it just says there is already a folder with that name. I renamed the now videos library to movie and it worked, but the moment I add the "s" it becomes videos again.

Very weird any ideas

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12 Oct 2009   #2

Win 8 Release candidate 8400


might be a reserved libraries name. if you try naming it mmovies bet it works.
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12 Oct 2009   #3

Win 7 x64 Ultimate

I can rename it to anything and it works except Movies and it was named that for ages, it just suddenly changed to Videos, So now I can have any name except the one a want "Movies" :) So crazy
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07 Nov 2009   #4

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

I also have the same problem.

When I try to Rename Libraries into "Anime" it always changes into "Videos"
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07 Nov 2009   #5

Windows 10 Pro (x64)

That is trouble creating a "Movies" or "Anime" library over here...
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16 Nov 2009   #6

Windows 7 Home Premium 32bit

Maybe this Pictures can help... Screenshot from: C:\Users\<User>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Libraries

When I changed the Libraries Name to "Animes"

Well, It not really bother me, but kind of Weird...
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