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#81743 by John Sluiter
Thu Nov 17, 2022 2:10 pm
Just today when i clicked on folder in the "symbol browser" i can not acces my folders with symbols. I can only acces the maps on the dekstop. Also in Program Preferences i can not set the pathnames to other maps than the maps om my desktop. very strange!
I deleted and installed Datacad 21 completely but it doesn't change anything.
Any suggestions?
Many thangs, John.
#81745 by dhs
Thu Nov 17, 2022 2:27 pm
If you have recently updated Windows 11 then I suggest you read the forum discussion at https://www.datacad.com/bbs/viewtopic.php?f=73&t=17881&p=81736&hilit=desktop#p81735 in the DataCAD 22 thread as your symptoms appear the same as those discussed there (and Mark Madura offers a workaround in his latest post to this thread).
#81746 by MtnArch
Thu Nov 17, 2022 2:37 pm
As a caveat, make SURE you follow the instructions and copy the OneDrive sync'd files/shortcuts/etc. BEFORE you stop the backup sync. You'll then need to re-populate your desktop, but it does give you control back of the folders.
#81748 by John Sluiter
Fri Nov 18, 2022 3:45 am
Thank you for your reply/ suggestions,
I'am running Datacad om windows 11 version 22H2 and seem to have the same issues as in the thread above mentioned.
I will look into it further and try to resolve the issue.

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