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Default If You Stopped Sharing & Now Cannot Find Your Shared Folder, READ THIS !

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Originally posted by Norm

At the top bar select - Tools > Options > Sharing > Add

Navigate to the directory you want to share or type in the path then click - Apply

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Old June 15th, 2004
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Default Which File to Add?

What file to I add into the box, it is defaulting to LimeWire 4. ?
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Old June 15th, 2004
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i stopped sharing my files like a lot of people and to solve this users have told me to go to tolls - options - add - then choose a file to share. i made a folder to share my files from, because i don't have my shared folder i lost. i don't mind losing the files, but now when i download songs they don't show up anywhere, they just disappear. i need to know if i can redownload limewire, because it is useless for me now.
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Old June 15th, 2004
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Actually, I also downloaded it a second time and it did not fix the problem. However, I am now up and running again.
If you follow the instructions above, you will be able to see the default folder that offers the files that you can chose from. MAke a folder in that area (on your PC) and then choose that particular one. It will not be the original, but you can also make different folders for different genres, ect.
Hope that his helps.
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Old July 13th, 2004
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Angry I HATE LIMEWIRE

I did the stupid thing of updating to this 4.0.7 b.s.
Now when I try and preview a song it says the file type is not recognized. I dont see my shared files folder anywhere either and I tried that tools, options bit. What the heck is up? Any help would be great... otherwise I am Kaaza bound.. Thanks
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Old July 19th, 2004
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i'm also encountering probs with my downloaded files..afta e download is complete i cant seem 2 find e file in e library..and i dun understand e steps "go to tools and options and etc"..this system is new..too new i guess..kazaa is still e best..
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Old July 24th, 2004
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Angry finding downloaded music??????????

Once my music is downloaded how do you get it to a folder to put it on a cd? This is more trouble than I bargained for and I've emailed them for help but never received any! If problem persists I think I will contact the better business bureau! Any suggestions please help
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Old July 31st, 2004
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Tools > Options > Sharing > Add

And

Tools > Options > Sharing > Uploads

Make sure both directories match
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Old July 31st, 2004
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Let me correct myself

Tools > Options > Sharing > Add

Tools > Options > Uploads > Add
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Old August 20th, 2004
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Smile relocate files

i have not stopped sharing but i would like to send my downloads to my music. Could you help me with a command string to send it there instead of where it is going now in settings

Thanks Bunches

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