Documents and Settings and Local Settings are not real folders. They are
junctions/symlinks which point legacy applications to the correct folders in
Vista. If you notice, they all have a shortcut arrow on them and are
semi-transparent. In Vista, Users replaces Documents and Settings.
Jane, not plain
64 bit enabled :-)
Batteries not included. Braincell on vacation ;-)
"Rayzer" <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
>I have just installed Vista.
> My problem is that I wish to access the "Local Settings" Folder in
> "Documents and Setting" to copy in my backed-up mail files. I was always
> able to do this in winXP. But now in Vista, even logged in as
> administrator, I cannot access this folder. Any help would be great.