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Saving File To Last Save Location


In xp when i would "save as" a file ie. A pic from the web, the next time i would "save as" it would go to last location that i saved. Can this be done in windows 7 x64, if so how? It has done this but stopped not sure why?

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Posted On: 2010-02-03 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Within windows xp i had added my site via 'my network places' and so could open the xls files within the 'open' dialogue box in excel (2007), click on 'my network places' and then double-click my site and login to view the xls files that i want to edit.

Since i have switched to windows 7, i find that i can no longer do this. I have added my site as a 'network location' in windows 7, but if i log into my site either via windows explorer or within excel, there are no files listed - it is just blank. I can open a file in excel if i type in the exact url address for it in the 'open' dialogue box, but when i try to save it, i find that i cannot save it to the server - the error message is "document not saved".

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Posted On: 2010-05-27 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-04-08 . View Related Posts . . View 4 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-04-03 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2009-10-31 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2009-11-08 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

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Posted On: 2009-11-01 . View Related Posts . . View 6 Replies .

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How can i fix the problem?


Posted On: 2010-03-07 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .

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Posted On: 2010-04-13 . View Related Posts . . View 3 Replies .

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Saved the following with the name i gave it:
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Posted On: 2010-02-20 . View Related Posts . . View 2 Replies .