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Windows 7: Folders on Hard Drive are Hidden!


11 Oct 2012   #1

Windows 7 Enterprise 32 bit
 
 
Folders on Hard Drive are Hidden!

My folders on my hard drive are hidden (the only way I can view them is through Folder and Search Options in Organise). I can not unhide. See this picture for details (it shows ONE of my folders in my Hard Drive that is hidden):
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How do I unhide these folders?


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11 Oct 2012   #2

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Windows 7 Home Premium x86 Service Pack 1 - Linux Mint Mate 14 x64
 
 

How to Unhide Folders in Windows 7: 8 steps - wikiHow

The hidden folder option may be greyed out, as the read-only file attribute has been selected for that file, you may want to unselect the read-only attribute for that folder and the files within the folder.

Hope this helps,

Harry
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11 Oct 2012   #3

Windows 7 Enterprise 32 bit
 
 

I have tried to do that and after I click "Apply" and close the properties it "redoes" itself and makes it read-only for some reason. The Hide attribute is still grey-out.
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11 Oct 2012   #4

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

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