Windows 10: What is the role of Libraries in explorer and how to set them

Discus and support What is the role of Libraries in explorer and how to set them in Windows 10 Support to solve the problem; I noticed that the Videos library points to an other computer in my home network. it's O.K but how did it get there. And, the RealPlayer downloader... Discussion in 'Windows 10 Support' started by KarolR, Jun 8, 2018.

  1. KarolR Win User

    What is the role of Libraries in explorer and how to set them


    I noticed that the Videos library points to an other computer in my home network. it's O.K but how did it get there.
    And, the RealPlayer downloader saves videos to that directory, so how can i change either of them

    :)
     
    KarolR, Jun 8, 2018
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  2. Harshavardhan Rathod Win User

    Delete a Library in Windows 10

    Hi,

    Thank you for being part of Windows 10.

    I appreciate you for providing details about the issue and we are happy to help you.

    I would suggest you to restore the Libraries and then try deleting the Library folder.

    Follow the below steps.

    • Press Windows + E keys from the Keyboard to open the
      File Explorer.
    • Locate Libraries from the left pane.
    • Right click on Libraries and select Restore default libraries option from the list.
    Kindly let us know if you need any further assistance with Windows. We are happy to assist you.

    Thank you.
     
    Harshavardhan Rathod, Jun 8, 2018
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  3. Ruth Buruga Win User
    How to reset the Libraries to the original settings...

    Hi Jordan,

    Thank you for posting on Microsoft Communities.

    I will be glad to help you with the issue you have with the computer. I understand the frustration when things don't work the way it should.

    Restore default Libraries



    I would suggest you try the restore library option and check if it helps. Please back up all the files in the library before trying this, just to make sure you don’t lose any files. Refer these steps:



    a) Open Windows explorer

    b) In the left panel, locate Library and right click on it

    c) Click “restore default libraries” option

    d) Check if the issue persists.



    Please reply with the results, we will be glad to help you further.

    Thank you.
     
    Ruth Buruga, Jun 8, 2018
    #3
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