how to reinstall public /desktop

Posted: 09-07-2008, 10:11 PM

I accidentally deleted it folder and now any program i try to install it
says cant acess folder public/desktop and it fails all installation


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how to reinstall public /desktop


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SIW2
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Re: how to reinstall public /desktop
Posted: 09-07-2008, 10:36 PM

Hi

If you have not emptied your Recycle bin, - right click the Recycle bi
and click Open - if the Public Desktop folder is there, click it an
click Restore this item

SIW

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MunkiBr
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Re: how to reinstall public /desktop
Posted: 09-07-2008, 11:15 PM

i havent deleted it today. i deleted long ago but never had the issue
with installation before it says code 1606. cant find network location
Public/Desktop and therefore i cant finish any installation


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barman58
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Re: how to reinstall public /desktop
Posted: 09-07-2008, 11:38 PM

firstly I'm not sure if this will work

enter *shellublic\desktop* into the start menu search bar and pres
enter, and It should recreate your missing folder. If the folder exist
(like on my set up), it takes you to the folder and standard functio
for special shell folders is to create them if they do not exis

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Re: how to reinstall public /desktop
Posted: 09-08-2008, 08:59 AM
MunkiBr wrote:
> i havent deleted it today. i deleted long ago but never had the issue
> with installation before it says code 1606. cant find network location
> Public/Desktop and therefore i cant finish any installation
>
>
I would backup any important files. Then boot from the OS CD and try a
repair...

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