Question about Microsoft Windows XP Professional for PC
I am using XP professiona service pack2 (version 2002). When I activate show hidden folders and click apply and OK, but still it goes back to do not show hidden folders option automatically. This is making me unable to see hidden folders in my system.
Based on your description, the OS is infected with a virus. The virus controls this so as to prevent you from seeing "unknown", "unfamiliar" files/folders and thus itself. Th easiest is to run your antivirus and an online scanner, clean/delete said viruses from your system and their support files. Some other indicators are, Task Manager will not show, "msconfig" will run but auto close as well as what you posted, Folder Options will not engage.
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