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Folder option can not show me the hiddne file and folder.

After go to >tools >folder options>View tab> tik the show hidden files and folders>apply>ok but it not works. i can't see my hidden files nad folders.

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Sometimes it happen in xp not abig problem just install new win xp and all the driver
ur prob is solved if u not do this no one can solve ur problem

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This is a virus for xp user follow these steps:-

go to system registry.......click start then run and type regedit thenfind this key HKEY_ LOCAL_MACHINE software microsoft windowscurrent version explorer advanced folder hidden showall

in your right pane show it DWORD key of CheckedValue delete it.....andcreate new DWORD key and give the name CheckedValue and enter 1 intovalue data.......

restart your pc..........i hope its work fine....

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Documents and settings is hidden


First, open Folder Options either through the Control Panel, or click the Tools/View menu on Windows Explorer and click Options or Folder Options. Click the VIEW tab then locate and select the SHOW HIDDEN FILES AND FOLDERS option, then click APPLY/OK. Afterwards, you should be able to see the DOCUMENTS AND SETTINGS folder. You may then right-click on it and choose Properties then uncheck/deselect the HIDDEN option and click APPLY/OK. If you prefer, you can then go back to the Folder Options to hide HIDDEN FILES/FOLDERS from Windows Explorer again.

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How to view hidden files in Windows


Files can be hidden in Windows for a variety of reasons. Certain system files can be hidden so that a careless user doesn't accidentally delete or modify them. Personal files might be hidden by their creator so that other users can't view them. And malware or spyware programs might install themselves and hide the files to make them harder to find.

But whatever the reason a file is hidden, you can view hidden files if you want to in Windows. To set Windows to show hidden files, open a folder or go into Windows Explorer and under the Tools menu, click Folder Options. Go to the View tab, and under the heading "Hidden files and folders," click the radio button next to "Show hidden files and folders." Then click Apply or OK.

Now, when you view a folder that has a hidden file or subfolder in it, that file or folder will be visible. When you see a hidden file in a Windows folder, it will be listed right along with the rest of the files in that folder, but its icon or thumbnail will appear faded and pixellated. You can open it and access it just like any other file, but it's technically "hidden."

To change a file's attributes so it's not hidden anymore, right click on the file and select Properties. In the General tab, at the bottom, uncheck the box next to "Hidden" and click Apply. Now, when you view the folder where that file resides, it will look the same as the other files. (If you want to make the file hidden again, just go back into its properties and re-check the "Hidden" box and click Apply.)

on Jun 03, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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How To Show Hidden Files And Folders in Windows XP 1. Open My Computer 2. Click...


How To Show Hidden Files And Folders in Windows XP

1. Open My Computer

2. Click Tools, then Folder Options

3. Click on the View tab

4. Under the "Hidden Files And Folders" select "Show Hidden Files And Folders"

5. Remove the checks from "Hide Extenstions For Known File Types" and "Hide Protected Operating System Files" if checked.

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Note you may have to scroll down to until you see both options. Also you may get the below pop up. You just need to click on the "Yes"

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6. Click Apply and OK

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Error code 2075 keeps coming up when I try to scan a document to desk top what do I do?


To resolve this error code:
  1. Close Home Center Software.
  2. Go to Start>Computer.
  3. Show hidden files and folders:
    • Select Tools>Folder Options.

      NOTE: If the Tools menu is not available on the menu bar, press the <Alt> key on the keyboard, and then a menu bar with the Tools menu will appear.
    • Select the View tab.
    • In the Advanced Settings, select Show hidden files or folders.
    • Select Apply.
    • Click OK.
  4. • right click on the Kodak icon on your desktop and select properties. •Then select find target.
  5. Right-click AiOHomeCenter.exe.config and select delete to remove the file.
  6. Hide hidden files and folders:
    • Select Tools>Folder Options.
    • Select the View tab.
    • In the Advanced Settings, select Do not show hidden files or folders.
    • Select Apply.
    • Click OK.
  7. Run Home Center Software to run as an administrator:
    • Right-click the Home Center icon, then select properties.
    • Select the Run this program as an administrator check box in the compatibility mode.
    • Click OK.
  8. Open Home Center Software and print or scan a job.

Jun 16, 2010 | Kodak ESP 3 Multifunction Printer/ Copier/...

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How can i view hidden files in windows xp?


Kindly follow the following steps to view your hidden files in your PC...

1. Double click & Open the 'Windows Explorer / My Computer'

2. From the file menu bar select 'Tools'

3. Select 'Folder Options'

4. Select the 'View' Tab on the Option Window

5. In that tab you will find 'Hidden Files & Folders' with a folder icon

6. Select the 'Show Hidden Files and Folders' by selecting the radio button.

7. Then select 'Apply'

Now you will be able to view the hidden files & folders in your system. I have enclosed the screen shots for your better reference.


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Jun 14, 2010 | Microsoft Windows XP Professional SP2

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Virus detection made easy.


Hi, here is a simple tip to know if your PC with WinXP is infected by a virus.

  1. goto start, my computer
  2. on the my computer window, click tools, then folder options (oops! no folder options, your PC is infected.)
  3. on the folder options window, click the view tab
  4. on the view tab, click Show hidden files or folder
  5. click ok
  6. on the my computer window, click again tools, then folder options
  7. on the folder options window, click the view tab
  8. on the view tab.....
If the view tab shows the Do not show files and folders option being selected again. your PC is infected with a virus. Else your PC is safe for the moment. Of course the best way is to run an antivirus software that scans for viruses and malwares. = )

on Dec 02, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Keep getting error 2075 when i try to use the kodak aio Home Center


To resolve this error code:
  1. Close Home Center Software.
  2. Go to Start>Computer.
  3. Show hidden files and folders:
    • Select Tools>Folder Options.

      NOTE: If the Tools menu is not available on the menu bar, press the <Alt> key on the keyboard, and then a menu bar with the Tools menu will appear.
    • Select the View tab.
    • In the Advanced Settings, select Show hidden files or folders.
    • Select Apply.
    • Click OK.
  4. • right click on the Kodak icon on your desktop and select properties. •Then on the general tab select find target.
  5. Right-click AiOHomeCenter.exe.config and select delete to remove the file.
  6. Hide hidden files and folders:
    • Select Tools>Folder Options.
    • Select the View tab.
    • In the Advanced Settings, select Do not show hidden files or folders.
    • Select Apply.
    • Click OK.
  7. Run Home Center Software to run as an administrator:
    • Right-click the Home Center icon, then select properties.
    • Select the Run this program as an administrator check box in the compatibility mode.
    • Click OK.
  8. Open Home Center Software and print or scan a job.

May 10, 2010 | Kodak ESP 3 Multifunction Printer/ Copier/...

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There are several songs that are on the m240 that are not showing when you look at it's files - how are these hidden?


If you added songs to the device in MSC mode, then switch to MTP mode, you will not be able to see the songs added in MSC mode and vice versa, though the space used on the player will still reflect their presence. Switching modes should make the files show up. For example, switching from MSC to MTP mode or vice versa.

For older players - e200v1, c200v1, c100, m200 - the files become hidden files if the modes are switched. An easy workaround is to edit the folder options to show hidden files.

STEP 1 - Edit the folder options of the computer to show the hidden files

Windows XP:
1. Double-click My Computer.
2. Under the Tools menu, select Folder options, then click the View tab.
3. Under Hidden files and folders option, select Show hidden files and folders.
4. Uncheck the Hide protected operating system files (Recommended) check box.
5. Click Apply, then click OK.

Windows Vista:
1. Double-click Computer.
2. Click the Organize button on the upper left corner.
3. Click Folder and search options.
4. Click the View tab and select Show hidden files and folders.
5. Uncheck the Hide protected operating system files check box.
6. Click Apply, then click OK.


SOLUTION 2 - Perform a Check Disk.

STEP 1 - Switch to MSC mode
1. On your Sansa player, switch the USB mode to MSC.
2. Connect the Sansa player to the PC.

STEP 2 - Perform Check Disk
1. Locate the Sansa player under My Computer.
2. Right-click the removable drive associated with the Sansa player, and select Properties.
3. Click the Tools tab, and then click Check now.
4. Click to select the Automatically fix the file system errors and Scan for and attempt recovery of bad sectors check boxes.
5. Click Start.


See also this tip on what it all means http://www.fixya.com/support/r3774047-solve_mp3_player_connection_problem

Jan 02, 2010 | SanDisk Sansa m240 MP3 Player

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Iam not able to view hidden folders


Click on "My Computer"
Click on "Tools" at top of screen
Click on "Folder Options"
Select "Show Files and Hidden Folders"
you're done!

Jan 08, 2009 | Computers & Internet

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Hi Mykk

If you are using Microsoft windows then follow the following steps to hide any files and folder:

1. Right click the file or folder that you want to hide
2. Go to Properties
3. Now in the Attribute Section (Below the size of files or folder)
4. Now You'll be able to see two check box option i.e. "Read-only" & "Hidden".
5. Now check mark the Hidden Option in Attribute Section.
6. Click Apply Button.
7. Confirm the option to apply settings to Subfolder & files(This confirmattion is asked only if you are hiding any folder).
8. Click OK.

9Now you'll be seeing that the folder or file's color has been changed that means you have hidden file or folder Successfully.

10. Now Go to "Tools" in menu bar
11. Click "Folder options"
12. Go to "View" Tab
13. Now in Hidden files and folder optin below Select the redio box i.e. "Do not show hidden files and folders"
14. Click Apply button
15. Click Ok


To Unhide your files or folder follow the steps from 10-15, by just making changes in step 13.
You just have to select the radio box i.e. "Show hidden files and folders.
(Rate me after you have got ur solution)

-Thanx
-Romy

Aug 03, 2008 | Microsoft Windows Vista Ultimate Edition

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