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Windows 7: Startup folder missing

04 Jun 2011   #11
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by kenC View Post
I deleted the 'Disabled' folder and now have an empty Startup folder.

Startup folder is still missing from Start Menu but I think we should leave it at that. It's no big deal and I can get at 'startup' thru 'msconfig'
I only have 3 items starting.
So, thanks Brink - let's close this one.
I think we may almost be there if you would like to try one more thing. In a elevated command prompt, copy and paste the command below and press Enter. You may need to log off and log on afterwards for it to be applied and return (unhide) the Startup folder to the Start Menu

attrib -h "%AppData%\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup" /s /d


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05 Jun 2011   #12
kenC

Windows 7 Home Premium X64 SP1
 
 

OK - that's got it back ;-) Thanks for the time spent on this, Brink.
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05 Jun 2011   #13
Brink

64-bit Windows 10 Pro
 
 

You're most welcome. I'm happy to hear it's back now.
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