New folder button

Posted on 2013-05-20
Last Modified: 2013-05-20
For some reason my "New Folder" button stopped working. In my documents file system, I can't add a folder. Any idea why?
Question by:cansevin
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ID: 39182179
I did recently uninstall some program that was trying to backup my files. Do you think that could have caused this?
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by:Ivano Viola
ID: 39182186
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jcimarron earned 500 total points
ID: 39182211
cansevin--Some people prefer this approach

This problem occurs quite frequently lately.
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ID: 39182264
Please refer the below mentioned article for the same.

NOTE : - Please take backup of your registry before editing it.
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by:Jeffrey Coachman
ID: 39182304
Note that this is primarily a "Windows" question.
Hence there was no real need to add the MS Access or MS Office Topic areas to this question...

Author Closing Comment

ID: 39182642
I have no idea what I just did... but it worked!!! Thanks
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Expert Comment

ID: 39182780
cansevin--You are welcome.  You repaired your Registry.

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