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Windows 7: saving a folder to the desktop

23 Jan 2010   #1

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit
saving a folder to the desktop

I seem to have missed how to save a folder or a notepad file to the desktop.Can anyone tell me how please?

My System SpecsSystem Spec
23 Jan 2010   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x86

Click Save As... then on the left side of the pop up scroll to the top and click on desktop
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23 Jan 2010   #3
Capt.Jack Sparrow

Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit | Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit

Hi, Welcome to SF,

Right Click on Desktop > New > Then select the ones you want

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Or File > Save as

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Hope this helps,

My System SpecsSystem Spec

23 Jan 2010   #4

windows 7 ultimate 32 bit

thanks all for the prompt replies
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