Navigating to user's Documents, Downloads, Pictures etc folder

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Navigating to user's Documents, Downloads, Pictures etc folder

Post by tomyam » Fri 19 Feb, 2016 06:06

Hi,
Is there a way to have the dialog that appears when Alt+F1/F2 is pressed to also include standard windows folder such as Desktop, Documents, Downloads, Pictures, etc?

TIA

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Navigating to user's Documents, Downloads, Pictures etc folder

Post by abelenki » Fri 19 Feb, 2016 06:12

tomyam wrote: Is there a way to have the dialog that appears when Alt+F1/F2 is pressed to also include standard windows folder such as Desktop, Documents, Downloads, Pictures, etc?
try this plug-in:

http://plugring.farmanager.com/plugin.php?pid=911

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Navigating to user's Documents, Downloads, Pictures etc folder

Post by tomyam » Fri 19 Feb, 2016 08:04

Perfect! Thank you.

The only thing Special link is missing is My Downloads

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Post by tstr » Fri 19 Feb, 2016 09:11

use Create link\Path from registry
HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Explorer\Shell Folders\{374DE290-123F-4565-9164-39C4925E467B}

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Navigating to user's Documents, Downloads, Pictures etc folder

Post by tomyam » Sun 21 Feb, 2016 02:21

Thank you! I resorted to specifying c:\user\<user>\downloads but your solution would be more accurate

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