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Windows 7: D/ drive Folder properties showing data but folders are empty

28 Jun 2012   #1
shahzad305

Windows 7 Ultimate x32
 
 
D/ drive Folder properties showing data but folders are empty

Dear,

i just re-installed my Windows 7 Ultimate, some folders in my D drive are showing folder is empty but when i checked the properties of the folder showing original size of data that folder contain 2GB.

How to resolve this issue.


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28 Jun 2012   #2
Hanna 1

win7 home premium-64bit-SP1-IE10
 
 

Welcome to the forum.
Maybe those files are hidden, Open windows explorer then select organize from there go to Folder and search options, in the view tab select show hidden files, folders and drives That will anveil the files.
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