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Windows 7: Common File Dialog Box - Customize Places Bar

31 Jul 2012   #30
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello rotorb,

You ran into an odd little issue here. Normally, you would be able to use just MyComputerFolder. For some reason when you had the D: folder paths, MyComputerFolder stops working. However, if you use Shell:MyComputerFolder instead, it works. Odd, but it works this way when you wouldn't normally need to.


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02 Nov 2012   #31
jamessmith1979

windows 7 home premium 64bit
 
 

Many thanks, Shawn.

Crisp, clear, works!

Keep up the good work.

JS
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02 Nov 2012   #32
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome James, and welcome to Seven Forums.
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21 Nov 2012   #33
5moufl

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

I tried using MyComputerFolder and shell:MyComputerFolder and none of them works unfortunately.
Desktop and shellesktop do not work either.
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21 Nov 2012   #34
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Hello 5moufl, and welcome to Seven Forums.

They seem to be working fine for me. Could you post screenshots showing the same below to see if it may reveal what the issue may be?


Common File Dialog Box - Customize Places Bar-places-1.jpg


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21 Nov 2012   #35
5moufl

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

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21 Nov 2012   #36
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

This below worked for me. You might see how it does for you. Is P, D, and E all local internal drives?

Common File Dialog Box - Customize Places Bar-test-2.jpg


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21 Nov 2012   #37
5moufl

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

They all are local drives except for E:
In fact I just noticed that I get the correct dialog box in some situations and the one I showed you in some others. But it was the same type of dialog window, wasn't it? (after all I get those custom links for Dropbox, D and E)
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21 Nov 2012   #38
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

May be something with the program. What are you using "Open" in for the ones that don't show all of them? I'll do some more experimenting with the same ones to see if I may be able to find a way for it to show with them as well.
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21 Nov 2012   #39
5moufl

Windows 7 Professional x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Brink View Post
May be something with the program. What are using "Open" in for the ones that don't show all of them? I'll do some more experimenting with the same ones to see if I may be able to find a way for it to show with them as well.
I didn't understand that last message but the program where the dialog kinda works (without desktop or mycomputerfolder) is Album Art Optimizer - iAudiophile.net Forums this.
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