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Windows 7: User account disappeared

31 Dec 2009   #11

Windows 7

Thanks so much! I had done the same thing somehow, my user account and most of my desktop icons disappeared. I was following instructions to run scanpst and couldn't locate my outlook.pst file (i guess it was hidden?). Your instructions here fixed it - everything reappeared - and let me run the scanpst on the file in appdata. Thanks!

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12 Aug 2012   #12

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Solved it

Thanks a lot! I had the exact same problem and this solution worked. Thanks! Amazing that a 3 year old post still can be useful.
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