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pictures.library.ms "no longer working" you may delete and not affect files? what the ____ does this mean?

efm486 asked on
recently installed 7 home premium on fresh hard drive. have had issues with computer repeatedly shutting down at start-up and now this issue, error message PICTURES.LIBRARY.MS "NO LONGER WORKING" when trying to open DOCUMENTS OR PICTURES.
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Imran Chand replied on

Hi efm486,
Try the below steps to fix the issue:
a. Open Windows Explorer.
b. Right-click on the corresponding library and choose Delete.
c. Click Yes when asked for confirmation.
Note: Deleting a library does not delete the contents of the included folders. However, you may need to re-add or include your folders manually, if needed.
Include folders in a library:
d. Then, in the navigation pane of Windows Explorer, right-click on Libraries and click Restore default libraries. 
e. This recreates the library that you just deleted.
f. This option will only restore the default libraries that came with Windows 7.

This should fix your issue.
Manasa P – Microsoft Support.

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