The settings do not take effect even when changing a picture to link to a given folder.
Note: When user views from My Computer, the picture is not associated even if user right-clicks the folder and clicks Properties.
Please refer to the steps below to resolve this symptom:
1. Log off Windows and log on again.
2. Click Start, click My Computer, double-click the following directories in this sequence to display the My Pictures window:
Local Disk (C:) > Documents and Settings > User name > My Documents > My Pictures.
3. Click Start and click My Pictures.
Alternatively, click Start, click My Documents and double-click My Pictures.