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How do i point to "Documents" on my new laptop

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    Las Vegas, NV
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    windows 8.1

    How do i point to "Documents" on my new laptop


    after transferring my files using win8 easy file transfer to my new laptop, how do I tell the new laptop where my documents are? The are in OS(C\users\Bob\Documents

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  2. #2


    Quote Originally Posted by millboy View Post
    after transferring my files using win8 easy file transfer to my new laptop, how do I tell the new laptop where my documents are? The are in OS(C\users\Bob\Documents
    After installing Windows, You Should Automatically See The Documents Folder on The Desktop. If Not, Right-Click On Your Desktop And Press Personalize then Press Change Desktop icons Which Can Be Found on The Left Sidebar Of The Personalize Dialog. From There Check The User Files. And Press OK
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    Las Vegas, NV
    Posts : 3
    windows 8.1


    Thanks for the reply .I have WORD and EXCEL working by your reply but I am having trouble with OUTLOOK 365 -mail, address book and calendars.
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  4. #4


    Las Vegas, NV
    Posts : 3
    windows 8.1


    I keep getting asked tor a "outlook data file password. I don't have one or I forget. Don't remember ever setting one up. I have office 365
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