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Suddenly some Programs and folders missing


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#1 tjkendrick

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Posted 26 December 2010 - 02:15 AM

I'm pretty sure this is a problem I created, but I can't resolve this issue. I was searching for a folder and checked a box about hidden files. All the sudden several programs and folders disappeared. However, when i click Start,and look into recent items the contents in some of the folders are still on my system.

I have a feeling all these files exist on my system but maybe hidden. Can anyone come up with a reslolution? I'm stuck.

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#2 keny111111

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Posted 26 December 2010 - 02:36 PM

hello,

are they "system" files/folders? if no then the show hidden folders shouldn't have anything to do with it.
windows search engine is ok at best.. i would suggest download and install this lightweight search program. http://www.voidtools.com/

good luck
Have A Great Day

...........Kenny.............




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