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Windows 7: many directory and files are duplicated: Any tool to resolve that


22 Oct 2012   #1

windows 7 Pro x64
 
 
many directory and files are duplicated: Any tool to resolve that

Hello

Few month ago, I had problem with a hard disk. After files recupoaration, reinstallation then installation of a new SDD hard disk, I realize that all my directory has been duplicated many time

Is there any tool that I could use to replace in a proper order all my files and directory

Any info appreciated

Martin

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23 Oct 2012   #2

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

What you are most likely seeing is the result of altering the permissions on those compatibility junctions. (Like Documents and Settings which is a junction to Users in Windows 7)
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23 Oct 2012   #3

windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by logicearth View Post
What you are most likely seeing is the result of altering the permissions on those compatibility junctions. (Like Documents and Settings which is a junction to Users in Windows 7)
Hello Logicearth

And...

I don't understand. Is there something to do?

Martin
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23 Oct 2012   #4

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

Depends if they are in fact junctions.
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23 Oct 2012   #5

windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by logicearth View Post
Depends if they are in fact junctions.
Obviously, logicearth, I have no idea of what really is my problem

I know that it started when I replaced my hard disk and problem has been worst after I tried to move my data file from SDD drive to Hard Disk

Is it a junction problem.... probably. My simple questions is
- Is it reparable?
- Is there any tool to do it?

I have created enough damage on my file system, I won't play with it blindly to increase my problem.

I admit, I'm not an expert, is it a junction problem... probably.

Martin
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23 Oct 2012   #6

Windows 8.1 Pro (x64)
 
 

Well if I had file paths I could tell you.
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23 Oct 2012   #7

windows 7 Pro x64
 
 

Hello

Here is a copy a portion of file path. I don't know how I could give you the whole one.

I have mark some duplicate folder that appear. Each one will contain file of the previous one + other that has been updated. Those are just examples. I thinks I have 4 sets of files on my new hard disk. Some files still present on my SDD drive.

A real mix-up

Martin


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23 Oct 2012   #8

windows 7 32 bit
 
 
I need help

can someone help me on how to do this directory: I would really appreciated thanks

Turn echo off
make directory on c:\ named itsc1325
change directory to itsc1325
list OS version in ver.txt inside c:\itsc1325
append the volume information to ver.txt
list directory(wide format) contents of C: and output it to a file called dir.txt on c:\
copy dir.txt to c:\itsc1325
delete dir.txt from c: without it prompting you
pause the batch file
list the file attributes for contents of itsc1325 directory
make ver.txt read only
verify that it is read only
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