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Cannot create a folder anywhere in Windows 7 Home Premium

by PeteFrazier / May 29, 2012 6:41 AM PDT

I am unable to create a folder anywhere in Windows 7 Home Premium - only a briefcase.

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Folder issues etc.
by pgc3 / May 30, 2012 12:52 AM PDT

The first thing to have tried and you may have, would be a simple system restore (to an earlier time) that might have resolved the issue(s). The other thing that I see are procedures that can/could create problems rather than resolve much of anything, specifically registry cleaners, defrags, pc tune ups etc. Hopefully you have the OS disks in the event that you have to pull pertinent data from the system to an external source and do a reload.

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Have you tried prior solutions? Link given.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / May 30, 2012 6:38 AM PDT
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Recommended solution for not able to create any folder
by Dell-Zohaib_R / June 19, 2012 6:53 AM PDT

Hi PeteFrazier,
When you are sure your computer's Operating System's registry has been corrupted Dell recommends doing an Operating System Reinstallation. If you need any help with this you can revert back to me with the service tag of your computer in a DIRECT MESSAGE (please do not post your service tag on any public forum).
However, if you still want to try out a few more steps before removing everything from your computer please do go through the following link:
http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_7-files/cant-create-anymore-new-folders-in-windows-7/721a9129-c800-4224-8779-805dd6dfb80e

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