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An Unusual Problem with Desktop Folders

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Anonymous
July 4, 2005 4:28:38 AM

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Ever since I installed a 3rd party Explorer replacement (since uninstalled),
called Powerdesk, when I doubleclick on Desktop folders I get an error
message from Windows XP that says --Can Not Find c:\Documents and Settings\My
Account\Desktop\Folder--. But if I right click and Open, it opens normally.
This only happens with folders, not with Shortcuts to folders or with the
Recycle Bin. Also, I can doubleclick files, and they open normally in the
default app.

Does anyone have any suggestions about what might be happening, and how I
might correct it?

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R*Horse rwinner.blogspot.com
July 4, 2005 8:36:23 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.help_and_support (More info?)

"" wrote:
> Ever since I installed a 3rd party Explorer replacement (since
> uninstalled),
> called Powerdesk, when I doubleclick on Desktop folders I get
> an error
> message from Windows XP that says --Can Not Find c:D ocuments
> and SettingsMy
> AccountDesktopFolder--. But if I right click and Open, it
> opens normally.
> This only happens with folders, not with Shortcuts to folders
> or with the
> Recycle Bin. Also, I can doubleclick files, and they open
> normally in the
> default app.
>
> Does anyone have any suggestions about what might be
> happening, and how I
> might correct it?
>
> --
> R*Horse rwinner.blogspot.com

sounds like a file assosiation problem. But since im not at your
computer, i can only poin you in the right diection.

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