stop saving photos in multiple places

  lloydie1 14:58 21 Jun 2018
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hi i am using windows 7 premium home on an oldish sony vaio laptop (vpcf23n1e) & when i save photos on f: they are also being saved in pictures library & in c: when i go to save them i only pick f:......how can i stop this saving to multiple drives look forward to hearing from someone regards lloydie

  lotvic 18:09 21 Jun 2018

Pictures Library is not a folder as such. Library is an index of locations of files. If you rightclick on one of the photos in the Pictures library and view properties it will tell you the actual location of the photo (should be your F: drive)

Get to know W7 Libraries click here

The Libraries feature in Windows 7 provides a central place to manage files that are located in multiple locations throughout your computer. Instead of clicking through a bunch of directories to find the files you need, including them in a library makes for quicker access.

  lloydie1 21:21 21 Jun 2018

hi thanks for the reply. i did what you suggested which tells me file location is in a sub file in C: & i don't know how to change that to F: regards lloydie

  lotvic 22:35 21 Jun 2018

Now's your chance to learn how to move files and folders click here for a good guide/tutorial with screenshots.

  lloydie1 22:40 21 Jun 2018

hi lotvic many thanks,i'll give it a good go tomorrow & let you know regards lloydie

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