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#1 jessr06

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Posted 13 August 2006 - 10:32 PM

Hi... I took a picture of myself to send to my boyfriends email...and didnt want anyone else to see it...so i tried making it have a pw and when i logged on you could STILL click on it and see it...so i right clicked on it and seen ATTRIBUTES: hidden ... and clicked the box.... i cant find the damn picture and i want to deleate it so that It wil not be on my computer anymore....

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Posted 14 August 2006 - 12:00 AM

Hi jessr06

Try going to Start/ControlPanel/FolderOptions/View and changing the button to SHOW Hidden Files and Folders. Just don't forget to change it back when you are finished. Let us know how you go.

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Posted 15 August 2006 - 02:47 PM

Hi jessr06

Well, you could post the picture here and we could take a look to see it's properties :thumbsup: (JUST KIDDING!)

What program did you use to password protect the file? Have you been able to check the photo on another system (in case your system has cached the password)?
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