Windows XP Folders and Locations vs. Windows 7 and Vista

By default, these folders are hidden and/or displayed to the user. 

Here is a list of folders & location Windows XP system vs. Windows 7 and Vista systems:

 

Windows Vista & Windows 7

\Users

\Users\$USER$\Documents

\Users\$USER$\Music

\Users\$USER$\Pictures

\Users\$USER$\Videos

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Roaming

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Local

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Network Shortcuts

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Printer Shortcuts

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Local

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\History

\Users\$USER$\AppData\Local\Microsoft\Windows\Temporary Internet Files

\ProgramData

\ProgramData

\Users\Public\Desktop

\Users\Public\Documents

\Users\Public\Favorites

\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu

\ProgramData\Microsoft\Windows\Templates

\Users\Default

 

 

 

 

Windows XP

\Documents and Settings

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\My Documents

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\My Documents\My Music

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\My Documents\My Pictures

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\My Documents\My Videos

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\Application Data

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\Cookies

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\Local Settings

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\NetHood

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\PrintHood

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\Recent

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\SendTo

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\Start Menu

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\Templates

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\Local Settings\Application Data

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\Local Settings\History

\Documents and Settings\$USER$\Local Settings\Temporary Internet Files

\Documents and Settings\All Users

\Documents and Settings\All Users\Application Data

\Documents and Settings\All Users\Desktop

\Documents and Settings\All Users\Documents

\Documents and Settings\All Users\Favorites

\Documents and Settings\All Users\Start Menu

\Documents and Settings\All Users\Templates

\Documents and Settings\Default User

 

  • 1 Users Found This Useful
Was this answer helpful?

Related Articles

File and Folder Permissions

Understanding File and Folder Permissions The basic permissions you can assign to files and...

Powered by WHMCompleteSolution