Desktop.ini in My Documents Plugin

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msc
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Post by msc »

What is the function of Desktop.ini in My Documents Plugin?
I was doing some testing on my FBackup jobs, just to see exactly what each one would, and would not restore.
I saw Desktop.ini inside My Documents Backup Plugin, so I deleted a desktop shortcut to see if FBackup would restore it. It did not.
So I'd like to find out just what the function of desktop.ini is for.
Thanks...


Adrian (Softland)
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Post by Adrian (Softland) »

Hi,
You can ask Microsoft for details about the usage of desktop.ini file.

If you want to find why that file was not restored, please send us to info[at]fbackup[dot]com:

- the last backup log from View->Job Logs->Last backup log.

- the last restore log from View->Job Logs->Last restore log.


msc
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Post by msc »

FBackup DID restore the file "desktop.ini".
It did not restore my desktop shortcut icon. That is why I was wondering what the function of that ini file was.
Thanks.


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