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When I try to save my files to my computer, I'm having a problem getting the folders to appear on the screen. I know it works because I have used it before with absolutely no problem. Up until today, things were fine. Please help!

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Does it show up as a removable drive, it should. If the computer "sees it" but the software dosent, try this.

Go to Disk Manager and find the drive it thinks it is and verify by un pluging and re pluging . Reassign this drive letter to one that is not used, further down the alphabet, away from any mapped drives.

I have run into this on several ocasions and this is the fix to get its own (always) drive letter.

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{Delete Temp files in Internet Explorer --Tools--Internet Options --Delete Files-- Delete offline content--OK}
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