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#1 TinPenny


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Posted 27 September 2015 - 02:51 AM

I have the same problem.

I don't know what happened but all the files under C drive in Windows Explorer are pdb files. I can not see any of the old folders in the explorer tree.

I don't know what to do to fix this and  I am about worn out trying to get windows to work anyway. I have recently reinstalled a new Windows 7 Ultimate. It worked fine, then this. The other drives on the computer work fine. The Windows explorer shows folders just fine for them. Only the C drive (the boot driver that has the extensions and files there are over 4000 of them.)


I worked with was installing Windows 7 SP1 and trying to update Windows. This was the most recent thing I tried to do the computer works fine I just cant see any folders in the Explorer Tree any more, every file is a pdb file.

If anyone could help I would be most grateful

thank you


Mod Edit:  Split from http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/487942/pdb-files-and-symbols-folder-anyone/ - Hamluis.

Edited by hamluis, 27 September 2015 - 10:45 AM.
Split from Win 7 to Am I Infected - Hamluis.

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#2 hamluis



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Posted 27 September 2015 - 10:48 AM

Moved to AII for a look.



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Posted 27 September 2015 - 07:22 PM

I recommend you repost this issue.

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