RE: Windows 7 security quirk, or...?

Subject: RE: Windows 7 security quirk, or...?
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: Dan Goldstein <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>, "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 13 Aug 2010 07:26:52 -0700

Dan Goldstein wrote:

> Picture downloaded from the Web to a local folder. I can open the
> picture using Paint, Paint Shop Pro, etc. -- all of them see the file in
> that folder and open it just fine. But Windows Explorer refuses to show
> it in the folder -- refreshed, restarted, etc. -- no go. I have
> Tools=>Folder Options set to show hidden files, so that's not it.
> Any ideas? Or should I stump Woody's Lounge again with another Windows 7
> Explorer issue? (They couldn't solve the last three.)

I assume you used File > Open to open it in those apps. Was there anything unusual about the file name (weird characters, maybe)? Did you try File > Save As to save it to a new location/name?

Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom


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