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Windows 7: I messed up the C:\Users\.......higherarchy

29 Jun 2010   #1

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I messed up the C:\Users\.......higherarchy

I'm setting up Windows 7 on my laptop. I have a full backup from my Vista OS which I'm using as a basis for the new W7 setup. Somewhere along the "Restore from Backup" process, I restored somethings from Vista under the wrong Folder under C:\Users. How can I correct this mistake? Guess I need to know what the Folder higherarchy is SUPPOSED to be before I make any changes - but I don't know where to look (I've tried Google).

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29 Jun 2010   #2

XP / Win7 x64 Pro

C:\Users\<yourname> should have your "Pictures", "Movies", etc folders that are personal to your account (as you'd find under "C:\Documents and Settings\<yourname>" in XP.

Everything else has pretty much the same heirarchy as it always has.
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29 Jun 2010   #3

Windows 7 Professional x64

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