Windows 10: Folders are doubled and go to wrong location

Discus and support Folders are doubled and go to wrong location in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; Hello! [img] As you can see, my files are kinda messed up...they are the incorrect names and go to wrong location. Currently both files go to... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by FolderFreak, Nov 17, 2018.

  1. Folders are doubled and go to wrong location


    Hello!



    Folders are doubled and go to wrong location [​IMG]



    As you can see, my files are kinda messed up...they are the incorrect names and go to wrong location.

    Currently both files go to my "Documents" location, i am unable to rename them and one thing i have noticed though is that when i go to change one of the files to the "pictures" files location, the other one changes as well...

    i am really pulling my hair out over this and it all started when i moved my documents from one drive to another.

    Any help would be greatly appreciated Folders are doubled and go to wrong location :)

    :)
     
    FolderFreak, Nov 17, 2018
    #1
  2. Nicrite Win User

    Vista Ultimate - 'User' Folder Location

    No tried that.

    Can copy the entire folder to D; but Windows still points to C as the location. Can change personal folders location to a folder on D;, but this still leaves hidden files etc on C;. Thus meaning there are 2 Users folders. Have managed to change the Public folder location to D;, with some registry tweaks, but this doesnt seem to work for the entire folder.

    any more suggestions
     
    Nicrite, Nov 17, 2018
    #2
  3. Downloads folder is the Documents folder

    Hi Chris,

    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    I suggest you to Restore to Default the folders and document settings and see if it helps.

    Step 1:

    Please follow below steps and check if it helps.

    • Go to Download folder.
    • Right click on the Download Folder and go to Properties.
    • In Properties go to Location tab.
    • In location Tab Click on Restore Default.


    Step 2:

    Please follow below steps and check if it helps.

    • Go to Documents folder.
    • Right click on the Document folder and go to Properties.
    • In Properties go to Location tab.
    • In location Tab Click on Restore Default.
    After performing above steps change the settings as you required and check if it helps.

    Hope these information helps, please get back to us for future support, we’ll be glad to assist you further.

    Thank you.
     
    Prabhavathi Patil, Nov 17, 2018
    #3
  4. Folders are doubled and go to wrong location

    Getting folder names and not location in VB .Net

    Hey guys,
    I'm getting a problem with my line of code and can't seem to find a workaround that works (all I can find is VB 6)

    Code: CheckedListBox1.Items.AddRange(IO.Directory.GetDirectories("my directory here"))[/quote] This deposits all folders locations into a list box but I only need the actual folder name
    e.g:

    Deposits: C:\Users\Onafets
    But all I want is "Onafets"

    Is there any way to do this?

    cheers
     
    <<Onafets>>, Nov 17, 2018
    #4
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