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  1. #30

    Brink is too same

    I do restart and too same...
    Only hide explorer folders, but when i search something with window explorer is a problem and icons is back and no removed:

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  2. #31

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    Ok. Go ahead and export the key below from your registry, and upload it here. I'll take a looks at it to see if I may be able to spot an issue there.


    Next, check to see if you may have the registry location below. By default, you shouldn't. If you do, go ahead and export and upload it as well.

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  3. #32

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    there is nothing in HKEY_CURRENT_USER like " ... \MyComputer\NameSpace " ... what now?
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  4. #33

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    What subkeys does the NameSpace key have under it at the location below?

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  5. #34

    only DelegateFolders & RemovableStorage
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  6. #35

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    Ok. It's time for a needle in a haystack approach.

    Use the Find and Find Next feature in regedit to search for the key below for your "Music" folder. Export and upload the .reg file of each instance of the key found, and I'll take a look to see if it may be what we're looking for.

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  7. #36

    Yeap done!
    If I'm not mistaken. If user have 64bit system. Need remove keys in here:

    [-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MyComputer\NameSpa ce\{1CF1260C-4DD0-4ebb-811F-33C572699FDE}]

    ; Music Folder

    [-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MyComputer\NameSpa ce\{374DE290-123F-4565-9164-39C4925E467B}]

    ; Downloads Folder

    [-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MyComputer\NameSpa ce\{3ADD1653-EB32-4cb0-BBD7-DFA0ABB5ACCA}]

    ; Pictures Folder

    [-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MyComputer\NameSpa ce\{A0953C92-50DC-43bf-BE83-3742FED03C9C}]

    ; Videos Folder

    [-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MyComputer\NameSpa ce\{A8CDFF1C-4878-43be-B5FD-F8091C1C60D0}]

    ; Documents Folder

    [-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\MyComputer\NameSpa ce\{B4BFCC3A-DB2C-424C-B029-7FE99A87C641}]

    ; Desktop Folder
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  8. #37

    And i have last problem:

    When i click in explorer example "Downloads Folder" is shows here:

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    Or i need remove all keys in regedit?

    example all keys {1CF1260C-4DD0-4ebb-811F-33C572699FDE} ?
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  9. #38

    I thought it was for all systems..

    One more thing I saw in (example) "Nvidia setting" is on window explorer " + Documents"

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    maybe is more than one...
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  10. #39

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    64-bit Windows 10

    Ok. Option Two has been added to the tutorial for 64-bit Windows 8.1. Please let me know how that works for you now.
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