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Thanks for your feedback, it helps usegs improve the site. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. What program s are saving settings to documents? But unfortunately, when you move documents, you move all the documents, users user desktop, not just the ones you want. Now the desktop folder has somehow taken up the location of my user ussers, and if I try to create another folder with my username, it just says that the desktop IS the user folder. But I checked now, did put a shortcut on the desktop, and it just showed that one, user you are right. Windows 7 Ultimate bit. Since this desktop folder takes the location of the user folder, it deektop the AppData folder. Darian Tab Replied desktoop October 12, Now, when I click deskotp C: Tell us about your experience with our site. If you say you moved "All" folders user are you talking about user folders Documents, Pictures, etc. I saw that it is better not to mess, because it will be creating folders in my 10 GB documents folder in the other partition, and it users confuse me where did this folder come or what to delete, and users not. I have the same question Most app desktop assume that every user on a computer will use desktop program, so they put the shortcut in All Users. Just yesterday, I did a restore to factory settings becuase I was unable to login on newly created user accounts Make sure to take the desktop folder ownership before making any changes in the temporary user profile. Originally Posted by MacGyvr. This thread is locked. We can confirm this by creating a temporary user profile and manually restoring the default desktlp of uzers desktop folder. And how did you move them - with the Location tab in Properties?? I don't recommend moving anything under the users structure, but that's just me. I tried this and entered the default location, restarted the computer, as well as the new location I was trying to get.

Any suggestions about that? Win 7 Pro, 32 bit - Nothing saves to C: How satisfied are you with this response? They are all empty. So, what happens if I move C: That is done by the individual creators of apps, not by Windows. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Page 1 of 3. Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies. IF WLM does not cause that, then what causes that? The items you see on your desktop may be on the All Users desktop, not your personal one. Anything I put in the desktop folder, of course, shows up on the pc desktop. Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. I then tried to change it back to how it was by setting its location to C: This site in other languages x. Thanks for marking this as the answer. Originally Posted by whs If you say you moved "All" folders - are you talking about user folders Documents, Pictures, etc. How satisfied are you with this reply? This issue may be related to a corrupted user profile. I tried this and entered the default location, restarted the computer, as well as the new location I was trying to get. Both times Regedit says the location is changed but there aren't any changes in the users folder. This thread is locked. If I try to move the folder properly to the D drive again, it gives the error message 'Can't move the folder because there is a folder in the same location that can't be redirected.

If you say you moved "All" folders - are you talking about user folders Documents, Pictures, etc. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. That is taking time. Not a big desltop, just annoyance. Sorry this didn't help. I then tried to change it back to how it was by setting its location to C: User tried this and entered the default location, restarted the computer, as dezktop as the new location I was trying to get. I know it is not a good idea to mess with it, just some programs are saving their settings to documents, and users every install, I am having to create those settings again. Windows 7 Ultimate bit. How satisfied are you with this desktop In reply to Ahnaf Tahmid's post on October 9, But unfortunately, when you move documents, you move all the documents, not just the ones you want. Win 7 Pro, users user desktop, 32 bit - Nothing saves to C: You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. The specified userw is invalid. Find More Posts by whs. Someone had suggested that it has something to do with WLM. Originally Posted by whs. How did that happen? This issue may be related to a corrupted user profile. Make sure to take the desktop folder ownership before making any changes in the temporary user profile. What program s are saving settings to documents?

If so, anyway to stop them from appearing under Users Someone had suggested that it has something to do with WLM. Originally User by MacGyvr The items you see on your desktop may be on the All Users desktop, not your personal one. Thanks for marking this as the answer. I tried this and entered the default location, restarted the computer, as well as the new location I was trying to get. Just desktop, I did a restore to factory settings becuase I was unable to login on newly created user accounts Any suggestions about that? Any ideas why I can't see my home directory anymore? The items you see on user desktop may be on the All Users desktop, not your personal one. Originally Posted by MacGyvr. The time now is Let us know if you need any other help. This thread is locked. Windows 7 Forums is an independent desktop site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. Thanks users your feedback, it helps us improve the site. Darian Tab Replied on October 12,

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How did that happen? Should I relocate all the folders to their useers location? How satisfied are you with this response? Ahnaf Tahmid User on October 8, We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips desktop tricks. AAK Internet Speed Don't have permissions for C: Windows 7 Ultimate bit. Any ideas why I can't see my home directory anymore? Yes, with the location tab. Since this desktop folder takes the location of the user folder, it contains the AppData folder. So, what happens if I move C: Tell us about your experience with our site. I then tried to vesktop it back to how it was by setting its location to C: Is it ok Desktop is not empty by the way? When I click on Links it is showing everything even the users not on the desktop such as libraries, network, user folder, and homegroup? Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies.

That is done by the individual creators of apps, not by Windows. Similar help and support threads. I then tried to change it back to how it was by setting its location to C: They are all empty. And how did you move them - with desktop Location tab in Properties?? Find More Posts by MacGyvr. Thanks for desktop feedback, it helps us improve the site. Originally Posted by whs If you say you moved "All" folders - are you talking about user folders Documents, Pictures, etc. How satisfied desktop you with this reply? Originally Posted by whs. Someone had suggested that it has something to do with WLM. I know it is not a good idea to mess with it, just some programs are users their settings to documents, and at every install, I am having to create user settings again. Any suggestions about that? Just yesterday, I did a restore to factory settings becuase I was unable to login on newly created user accounts Originally Posted by MacGyvr User don't recommend moving anything under the users structure, but that's just me. We can confirm this by creating a temporary user profile and manually restoring the default location of your desktop folder. That is taking time. This issue may be related to a corrupted user profile. Most app developers assume that every user on a computer will use their program, so they put the shortcut in All Users. Not a big deal, just annoyance. I was wondering if I did something users. Is it ok Desktop is not empty by the way? AAK Internet Speed Tell user about your experience users our site. The time now is

Both times Regedit says the location is changed but there aren't any changes in the users folder. Originally Posted by MacGyvr I don't recommend moving anything under the users structure, but that's just me. The time now is Anything I put in the desktop folder, of course, shows up on user pc desktop. Should I relocate all the folders to their original location? I went to move all My Documents, My Music, etc folders to my storage drive by right clicking, properties, location tab, changing the letter users D: Now, when I click on C: We can confirm this by creating a temporary user profile and manually restoring the default location of your desktop folder. Just yesterday, I did a restore to factory settings becuase I was unable to login on newly created user accounts Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, users user desktop, Acer, Asus user a custom build. I know it is not a good idea to mess with it, just some programs are saving their settings to documents, and at every install, I am having to create those settings again. Desktop More Posts by whs. Desktop specified path is invalid. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks. Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Originally Posted by whs If you say you moved "All" users - are you talking about user folders Documents, Pictures, etc. Now the desktop folder has somehow taken up the location of my user folder, and if I try to create another folder with my username, it just says that the desktop IS the user folder. That is done by the individual creators of apps, not by Windows. Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies. Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. Similar help and support threads Thread Forum Cannot see C: Windows 7 Ultimate bit. How satisfied are you with this reply? Darian Tab Replied on October 12, When I click on Links it is showing everything even the items not on the desktop such as libraries, network, user folder, and homegroup?

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I changed the location of all folders except Desktop to another partition. That is taking time. Darian Tab Replied on October 12, They are all empty. All times are GMT Someone had suggested that it has something to do with WLM. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. I went to move all My Documents, My Music, etc folders to my storage drive by right clicking, properties, location users, changing the letter to D: And how did you move them - with the Location tab in Properties?? Now, when I click on C: Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies. How user that happen? Originally Posted by whs. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks, users user desktop. But unfortunately, when you move documents, you move all the documents, not just the ones you want. Not usser big deal, just annoyance. Thanks for marking this as the answer. Yes, with the location tab. Windows 7 Ultimate bit. Originally Usdr by whs If desktop say you moved "All" folders - are you talking about user folders Documents, Pictures, etc. Any suggestions about that? But I checked now, did put a shortcut on the desktop, and it just showed that one, so you are right.

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I changed the location of all folders except Desktop to another partition. And how did you move them - with the Location tab in Properties?? The time now is When I click on Links it is showing everything even the items not on the desktop such as libraries, network, user folder, and homegroup? I don't recommend moving anything under the users structure, but that's just me. In reply to Ahnaf Tahmid's post on October 9, I tried this and entered the default location, restarted the computer, as well as the new location I was trying to get. Darian Tab Replied on October 12, We can confirm this by creating a temporary user profile and manually restoring the default location of your desktop folder. The specified path is invalid. How did that happen? Since this desktop folder takes the location of the user folder, it contains the AppData folder. You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Originally Posted by MacGyvr The items you see on your desktop may be on the All Users desktop, not your personal one. That is taking time. But I checked now, did put a shortcut on the desktop, and it just showed that one, so you are right. That is done by the individual creators of apps, not by Windows.

Ahnaf Tahmid Created on October 8, I have the same question Originally Posted by whs. When I click on Links it is showing everything even the items not on the desktop such as libraries, network, user folder, and homegroup? I know it is not a good idea to mess with it, just some programs are saving their settings to documents, and at every install, I am having to create those settings again. The specified path is invalid. Did this solve your problem? I don't recommend moving anything under the users structure, but that's just me. Anything I put in the desktop folder, of course, shows up on the pc desktop. Any ideas why I can't see my home directory anymore? I saw that it is better not to mess, because it will be creating folders in my 10 GB documents folder in the other partition, and it can confuse me where did this folder come or what to delete, and what not. Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. Win 7 Pro, 32 bit - Nothing saves to C: So, what happens if I move C: And how did you move them - with the Location tab in Properties?? I tried this and entered the default location, restarted the computer, as well as the new location I was trying to get. AAK Internet Speed Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies. The time now is If so, anyway to stop them from appearing under Local? Yes, with the location tab. IF WLM does not cause that, then what causes that? Darian Tab Replied on October 12, I don't recommend moving anything under the users structure, but that's just me. This article will give you instructions on how to take ownership of a file or folder and it also applies to Windows You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Find More Posts by MacGyvr. Contact Us Legal Privacy and cookies. Both times Regedit says the location is changed but there aren't any changes in the users folder. How did that happen? They are all usre. I tried this and entered the default location, restarted the computer, as well as the new location I was trying to get.

IF WLM does not cause that, then what causes that? This article will give you instructions on how to take ownership of a file or folder and it also applies to Windows If so, anyway to stop them from appearing under Local? And how did you move them - with the Location tab in Properties?? This site in other languages x. Any suggestions about that? Similar help and support threads Thread Forum Cannot see C: Thanks for your feedback, it helps us improve the site. I changed the location of all folders except Desktop to another partition. Anything I put in the desktop folder, of course, shows up on the pc desktop. Tell us about your experience with our site. That is done by the individual creators of apps, not by Windows. Originally Posted by MacGyvr I don't recommend moving anything under the users structure, but that's just me. The items you see on your desktop may be on the All Users desktop, not your personal one. That is taking time. Yes, with the location tab. Someone had suggested that it has something to do with WLM. Page 1 of 3. AAK Internet Speed Win 7 Pro, 32 bit - Nothing saves to C: You can follow the question or vote as helpful, but you cannot reply to this thread. Windows 7 Ultimate bit. I then tried to change it back to how it was by setting its location to C: In reply to Ahnaf Tahmid's post on October 9, IF WLM does not cause that, then what causes that? AAK Internet Speed Originally Posted by MacGyvr. This article will give you instructions on how to take ownership of a file or folder and it also applies to Windows How satisfied are you with this response?