Windows 10: Did I screw up the USER folder(s) in new 10 Clean Install
Did I screw up the USER folder(s) in new 10 Clean Install
Did a very smooth clean install of Win 10 Pro 32 bit thanks to Brinks tutorial(s). However...may have screwed it up a bit.
I backed up all user files/downloads/documents etc on the old Win 7 so I wouldn't loose anything that I needed to move to the new Win 10 install. However...even tho I backed up separate folders...I also backed up the W7 User folder.
Yep...I copied the Win 7 user folder to the new Win 10....so far I don't see any issues but was this a fatal mistake and should I do anything now to try and fix it.
Biggest glaring issue is I have 2 main user folders..."MaryAnn: which was the Win 7 user folder...and the new Win 10 user folder "pinky"...but they are the same actual user.
What's the best way to merge these two user folders into one (I assume the installed Win 10 user)....and what should I either NOT do and/or DO do to avoid any issues from here on ?
If I upgrade a Windows 7 Pro desktop to Windows 10 Pro, then I do not have any issues.
However if I do a clean install of Windows 10 Pro, and create the password for the administrative account.
After getting it all setup, I add it to the...
This is my first post and I figured I'd start in this forum, and apologize if I've chosen incorrectly.
Here is my issue: Recently my Windows 7 Ultimate machine upgraded itself to Windows 10 with no input from me. I'm still trying to figure out...
while try to write a path for addons such as a game, there is no user available in the folder is anyone else on windows 10 having this problem?
Has anyone else had the clean option, drop the last character of their user folder during the install?
Example, my user folder was called Julian on 8.1 Therefore c:\Users\Julian\Desktop blah blah blah.... Well now its...
I just did a clean install from ISO, The name MS assigned to my username was the first 5 characters of my email account! Not OK! It used to be whatever nickname (i.e. shortname) I had chosen. What gives?