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    Creating Virtual folder objects

    If I create a shell object on the PC desktop to, for instance, the Music folder in the User folder, where is that object stored -- so that, if I wanted to copy that object to another PC I could?
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    Aren't you just creating a shortcut with a specific known special target? In which case I'd expect it to be in your desktop folder.

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    Joe, no, I have created shell items [just like "My Documents" I suppose] using Shell Object Editor [http://www.tropictech.de].

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    I believe those are registry entries at HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Windows\Curr entVersion\Explorer\Desktop\NameSpace

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    Doesn't seem so, but that's OK, it's not critical. Thanks Joe.

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    You could use Process Monitor to see what registry keys are changed when you create an object.

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    I'll give that a look. Thanks Joe.

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