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Creating a new directory

I know how I am supposed to right click and select new out of the sub-menu that pops up to get somethign new. I am trying to make a new directory for a game I am told needs to be run in its own directory. So..can someone please explain to me why I cannot find out how to get a new directory!? someone please tell me how.

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Why don't you tell us what Op Sys et al??

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Why the "right click". I just left click File in the upper left [Windows exploer and hover on New then right click folder. Folder is the Windows name for DOS's Directory.

Basically the same in XP, slightly different but still left clicks.

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(NT) (NT) Meant to hit edit and make it [Windows Explorer]

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Re: Why don't you tell us what Op Sys et al??

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Fact is, I dont know what you mean by Windows Explorer. And where.

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Re: Reading Material

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..Umm..what do I do with that?

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Re: Reading Material

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Read....

From your post it appears that you do not know Windows File structure. The site will explain this to you.

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Re: Reading Material

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I know all of that. WHat I dont know is why my omputer wont let me create a new directory. How about this. Someone tell me what a Directory is, tehn mayeb I can go from there with what I know and dont know.

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Re: Reading Material

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Windows XP

Start -> Control Panel. In tool bar click on folders.

Or Start -> All Programs -> Accessiores -> click on Windows Explorer.

In Left pane Expand C: (my system reads Local disk [CHappy
In left pane Expand Program Files
In Right Pane in an open area, Right Click -> New -> Click on New Folder. Name this folder ->click enter. New Directory made.

Or Folders = Directories

Or see page 5 at
http://www.itc.virginia.edu/desktop/docs/fms/pc/fm.pdf

Also application should create its own Directory on Install.

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In Windows a Directory is actually called a Folder.

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Thus when you click properly to make a new Directory it will actually say "Folder", not directory.

DOS called them Directories.

Finding Windows Explorer is different in you are using Win 95, 98, or ME. With XP it is slightly different. That is why we need to know what operating system you are using.

Good luck.

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