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Favourites folder dissapeared

My favourites folder has disapeared from the hard drive, when I open Internet explorer (6) all of my favourites are there, but the folder containing the favourites must have moved or dissapeared because when I open my user name's folder in documents and settings there is no folder.
-I've deffently got hidden files and folders visible
-I seareched the computer and there's no folder called Favourites
-I have opera installed and use firefox portable.
Anyone know what's happened to it?

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Try different spelling...

In reply to: Favourites folder dissapeared

Try spelling as "Favorites" That is the spelling on my XP. Grin

Glenn

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Found It

In reply to: Try different spelling...

For some reason it's in "C:\Documents and Settings\All Users\Documents\Jack(me)\Favorites"

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