hidden folders wont show up

zandyrei

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mastors....

me having probs.. i just hid a folder then after that when i come to show it from folder options it wont show up... i tried to restart then select "show hidden files and folders" but doesnt work...

i tried to make new folder then hid it, still wont show up, i cant see a blurry folder... then i make aa new folder -it shows a filename "new folder(2)" so it recognizes the existnce of the old folder...
 

fitz

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1) What OS?
2) Do they show up from a command prompt? (type "dir /a:h" to show hidden files from the command prompt - no quotes)
 

zandyrei

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1) What OS?
2) Do they show up from a command prompt? (type "dir /a:h" to show hidden files from the command prompt - no quotes)

folders show when using d: dir /a:h
 
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zandyrei

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the hidden files shows in drive D: when i typed [dir /a:h] where i conduct my tests...


autorun.inf
<dir> games
<dir> new folder(the test i made)
<dir> system volume.............
Ravmon.exe
<dir> recycler
 

fitz

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and the operating system? XP/Vista?98?
 

zandyrei

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and the operating system? XP/Vista?98?

xp service pack 2...

i just bought this PC... but returning to the shop will be as hell coz the store where i bought the PC is far from my home :(...
 

Admiral Michael

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Have you tried unchecking "Hide Protected System Files.."?

I'm wondering if it was labelled as a system folder.
 

zandyrei

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Have you tried unchecking "Hide Protected System Files.."?

I'm wondering if it was labelled as a system folder.

yes i tried it...and still wont work.... i even made a test in hiding an ordinary "new folder" and a ".doc" file, they disappeard but when i switchd to "show hidden files and folders" they arent showing...
 

zandyrei

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i got a disastrous redult from a scan...

screenshots:

AAAAAAAA.... from avg, viruses are identified in my screenshot..

result after avg healed... :(.. when i double click C: and D:, it wont open normally from sreenshot BBBBBBB, CCCCCC... :(
 

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