Windows 10: Disable desktop.ini Creation In Folders When Moving Pictures There
I just tried turning Indexing back on, and after that, I could no longer search. I had to shut it off again.
This happened to me before:
The reason why it didn't work right now is because your computer began the process of Indexing your files. A Search will only give you results of what has been indexed only. Indexing takes several hours, at least. After the indexing completes, then it will show you your search results immediately without searching.
I used to keep my search indexer off. Then I tried turning on the Indexer to see how I like it. I definitely prefer having file indexing turned on compared to having it off. Much more convenient. I would recommend you to try it out for a few days or whatnot and see how you like it. Your search results are much more faster, and the indexer is always on. Whenever you create new files, they would get indexed immediately.
I changed the location the of my Pictures folder from the default C:\users\myname\Pictures to D:\onedrive\pictures, Worked great until I decided to use new Google Photo on Google Drive. Using File Explorer, I moved all photos from D:\one...
When I create desktop icons for Apps, some have TINY pictures. Example:
Same procedure to create the desktop icons, but different results. Another example:
Procedure: click-drag-drop program icon from All Apps to desktop.
I have a laptop with about 68GB of OneDrive sync'd data. I now have a new laptop which I am setting up and it will replace my old laptop.
I've done some online research on this but not found an answer I trust.
What is the best way...
I have the option "Show recently opened items in Jump Lists on Start or the taskbar" off.
However since the last update whenever I either copy or move a file into any folder windows puts that folder under the Recent group in the taskbar. Is there...
My data files are all on a second hard drive, so I have changed the location of the Special Folders to point to them. Every so often I discover a second Documents or Pictures folder (with a 2 appended) lurking in my folder list, always empty.