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I need to reset My documents folder to the default settings.

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Last Modified: 2012-05-06
Upon attempting to install Norton Systemworks Basic 12, I get this message "The virtual folder representing the My Documents is invald.  Please correct this before installation."  How do I reset this?

I had to change the settings around on the "Documents" folder because I use a 2nd hardrive for all my data.  How do I reset this folder back to the default setting?
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To restore the My Documents folder to its default location, follow these steps:

-Click Start, and then point to My Documents.
-Right-click My Documents, and then click Properties.
-Click Restore Default, and then click OK.
-In the Move Documents box, click Yes to move your documents to the new location, or click No to leave your documents in the original location.

(Source: http://support.microsoft.com/kb/310147)

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