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Windows 7: Hidden Folder - Can't Unhide

08 Apr 2012   #11
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Here's an example of using dir /a:h that finds hidden files and also doesn't find hidden files:




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08 Apr 2012   #12
kegobeer

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Danielzxzx View Post
Acually I tried searching my computer with a software I forgot I had that I use to gain access to files on my website. It turns out that there is a cache folder. I removed it using that software.

I'm not sure why the command never found the folder.
I don't know. Maybe there was an attribute that prevented it from being seen, or maybe it would have been visible if you opened an elevated command prompt (click the orb, type cmd, then right click on the app and select run as administrator).

Anyway, glad you got it sorted.
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