How to delete duplicate system folders?

  1.    21 Feb 2016 #1

    How to delete duplicate system folders?


    I think I downloaded a .reg file from internet that created double system folders in my computer but I can't remember. They seem to be an extra music, videos, documents, pictures and downloads folder but I cannot put any files in the folder. Anyone know how to delete them? There's also a strange name in address bar when I open one of the folders. Also, when I click start and then click a folder liek videos folder then nothing happens.

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       21 Feb 2016 #2

    Hello and welcome to TenForums :)

    There is a tutorial that describes how you can delete or restore these folders here:
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/6...dows-10-a.html

    Might be worth trying these methods to see if you can restore them.
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  3.    21 Feb 2016 #3

    philc43 said: View Post
    Hello and welcome to TenForums :)

    There is a tutorial that describes how you can delete or restore these folders here:
    https://www.tenforums.com/tutorials/6...dows-10-a.html

    Might be worth trying these methods to see if you can restore them.
    Thanks for your reply, that link didn't work for some reason. I restarted explorer and restarted computer after using the .reg file but my "this pc" still looks like this:

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