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Where is my file?

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by steigerhouse, Feb 18, 2015.

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  1. steigerhouse

    steigerhouse Thread Starter

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    My 2014 Turbo Tax program saves the tax return file in My Documents>Turbo Tax folder. But when you go to the folder, the file does not appear. So I did a "Save As" to the folder, renaming the new file by adding a "1" at the end of the file name. It saved the file, but when I go to the Turbo Tax folder, it does not appear either. Any ideas what is going on here. I checked the file and folder options and I am set to show hidden files, so I don't think that is the problem.
     
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    I am using Windows 10, right at this moment. But, check the path to which you save, and try an alternative.
    "My Documents", has a new name. The My Documents folder was renamed to Documents in Windows 8.1 and, similarly, was "My Pictures, My Music, and My Videos " For convenience, you can see. all of these folders under "This PC" in File Explorer.
     
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