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Add Folder will not work in My Documents

I have been using My Documents for a long long time and always could click on add folder and new folder would appear--now when I click on New Folder nothing happens--not even a error message--how can I fix

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Unsure.

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If nothing helps, try the command prompt.

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1. In Windows Explorer, in the left pane, shift-right click on the folder in which you want to make a subfolder.
2. Choose 'Open command prompt'
3. Type md "newfoldername" + enter (substitute the name you want inside the quotes)
4. Type exit + enter
That's it.

An alternative:
1. In the right pane of Windows Explorer choose an existing subfolder with not too much data.
2. Type ctrl-c, ctrl-V to make a copy
3. Open the copy and shift-delete all contents
4. Rename the copy to what you want.

Kees

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Error message

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This would be some software issue i think so just call the software fixing person or your computer help center they will give you an good idea about it.

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New to Windows 7 are libraries

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Libraries let you organize photos or docs into separate folders and then displayed under one library.

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows7/working-with-libraries

This may be whats happening. Try creating the folder at the root of the C drive then assign it to the library of documents. I don't have a windows 7 machine to try it now.

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