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    Member leftheaded's Avatar
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    Can't Remove "My Docs" from Desktop!

    How can I get rid of this damn icon? It's called "My Docs". It is not listed as one of the icons to hide when you go into the desktop properties.

    Can't rename
    Can't move
    Can't rmdir in safe mode


    Any ideas?

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    Member CGR's Avatar
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    Never seen a "My Doc's" on the desktop, unless you mean "My Documents"
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    Make sure nothing inside that folder is being used.If it is you cant delete it.Check your taskmanager to make sure
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    Customize Desktop
    Uncheck My Documents

    In Win7, Personalize, Change Desktop Icons, Uncheck My Documents

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    Member leftheaded's Avatar
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    there was a sneaky hidden file in there... had to show all files and system files under options. deleted that file then i could get rid of the folder

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