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Windows 7: Favorites Library

26 Sep 2009   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate RTM
Favorites Library


Does Win7/IE8 have the ability to use library folders for it's favorites? I have some I want shared between many PC's but don't want to change the default Favorites folder location.


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26 Sep 2009   #2

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Just open Libraries and click New Library. Right click New Library, choose Properties. Add any folder.


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26 Sep 2009   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate RTM

Yes I know that, but how can I get IE to look at this library for it's favorites?
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26 Sep 2009   #4

Windows 10 Pro x64 x3, Ubuntu

In addition you will need to manually share the library with the users or homegroup if you want network availability

I believe to link this to IE8 you would need to move the favourites to point to the location

Right click on favourites and use the location tab
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