moved my user folder!!


  1. Posts : 81
    windows 7 ultimate 64bit
       #1

    moved my user folder!!


    my son recently moved my user folders to another drive but just dragging and dropping, he needed more space to install a game. now, even after ive moved it back. i cant launch anything except firefox. it all tries to launch in wordpad. ive tried everything like downloading the exe fix files. i cant download the lnk fix files. etc etc

    can someone please help me out.
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  2. Posts : 81
    windows 7 ultimate 64bit
    Thread Starter
       #2

    bump
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    Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
       #3

    system restore
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  4. Posts : 26,772
    Windows 11 Pro
       #4

    You may see if this will help you User Folders - Restore Default Location
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  5. Posts : 4,566
    Windows 10 Pro
       #5

    Since this was done, you are now probably signing in with a temp profile. You can try right clicking the users folder and choose restore previous versions. Then choose a day before he did this and click restore.

    Restart and the issue should be resolved.

    Now give your son a limited user account so he cannot screw stuff up next time.
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  6. Posts : 81
    windows 7 ultimate 64bit
    Thread Starter
       #6

    all sorted thanks for all the help guys.
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