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Is there anyway to transfer "My networks places" to a new workstation

Posted on 2007-11-15
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Is there anyway to transfer "My Network Places" to another workstation
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Question by:hyeemyes
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by:evilrix
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Look at C:\Documents and Settings\<USERNAME>\NetHood
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"My networks places", by default, is represented by a folder called NetHood, found in the user's home directory. You can change this directory by modifying a Windows registry key found at HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\User Shell Folders.

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From ZIP or RAR c:\Documents and settings\<your username>\My Network Places

Inside each network folder there is a target.lnk that does the magic for windows
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by:avatar-e
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I mean c:\Documents and settings\<your username>\My Network Places -> c:\Documents and settings\<your username>\Nethood like evilrix says. (My windows is in spanish)
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