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[Solved]Shortcut to download folder appearing on desktop

  • Rename or delete "C:\Users\your_username\AppData\Roaming\Opera Software\Opera Stable" and "C:\Users\your_username\AppData\Local\Opera Software\Opera Stable".

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    Rename or delete "C:\Users\your_username\AppData\Roaming\Opera Software\Opera Stable" and "C:\Users\your_username\AppData\Local\Opera Software\Opera Stable".

    ¿?
    If ...\Local\Opera Software\Opera Stable is needed also for the cache, then should be added to the FAQ.

  • If ...\Local\Opera Software\Opera Stable is needed also for the cache, then should be added to the FAQ.

    You only need to change the cache folder name if you want to create a new cache folder.

  • change the cache folder name and restarted opera folder magically reappears....

  • Meanwhile my other post are being moderated... :rolleyes:

    Do you have your download list empty?
    If not, try clearing it and test again, never knows...

  • @Leocg

    You only need to change the cache folder name if you want to create a new cache folder.

    So a corrupt cache could mess the test in a clean profile, right?
    If so,

    @Wildch1ld

    change the cache folder name and restarted opera folder magically reappears....

    Did you renamed both, the profile (\Roaming) and cache (\Local) folders?
    If not try and test.

  • You only need to change the cache folder name if you want to create a new cache folder.

    But could any cache problem reproduce again the problem?

    change the cache folder name and restarted opera folder magically reappears....

    You mean the problem reappears?
    You have to rename Profile folder, to use this could be another option.

  • But could any cache problem reproduce again the problem?

    I don't think it's related to cache. Anyway, just cleaning it would be enough.

  • been there done that still there...nothing I d/l even goes to that folder,in setting I have checked to ask for download location,I've unchecked it and tried.I guess I'll just pretty up the folder and make it worth looking at lol

  • oddly enough i drug the d/l folder shortcut to another location away from desktop closed opera and restarted and the folder didn't reappear so it seem to have fixed that problem

  • I don't think it's related to cache. Anyway, just cleaning it would be enough.

    I had some profile problems were clean site cookies and cache was not enough...
    Hummm, remembering... maybe 3rd party data were left or another involved cookie...

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