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Windows 7: PLS Help - Saved Doc not showing under Libraries -> My Documents

21 Feb 2017   #1
TESI303

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 
PLS Help - Saved Doc not showing under Libraries -> My Documents

I have a word document that I have 'saved' and 'saved as' under 'My Documents'

When I go to Windows Explorer -> Libraries -> My Documents. The Word Doc is not there.

When I go to Windows Explorer C:\Users\[my username]\My Documents , and use the same filter, the Word Doc can be found.

I have verified that I am logged in as that user.

Would anyone know how to fix this or have any suggestions?

Thus far I have tried:
- a group policy update (PC is on a domain) + restart
- R-click 'My Documents' -> properties -> restore defaults

No luck


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21 Feb 2017   #2
Callender

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

Do the reverse of what it says in this post:

Music Appearing in Pictures Folder

In other words click documents library and modify included locations.

Or restore libraries to default if you get stuck and didn't modify any other libraries.

Libraries - Restore Default
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22 Feb 2017   #3
TESI303

Windows 7 64 bit
 
 

Removing then re-adding the My documents folder (under the properties option) resolved the issue
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