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Windows 7: windows explorer will not display my user directory.

19 Dec 2013   #1
zorak1066

windows 7 professional 64 bit version
 
 
windows explorer will not display my user directory.

Hi
New here... and very new to windows 7. I have the professional version, x64 on a new cyberpower pc desktop computer. When I use windows explorer, I open the directory USERS. it shows :
default
public

My user account is set up as 'username' for example. I can not figure out how to get explorer to list my account's files under users. I have verified that the directory c:\users\username exists.

Any clue how to get explorer to see my user directory?

thanks in advance. I'm a former xp user and am having the devil of a time getting used to 7.


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19 Dec 2013   #2
zorak1066

windows 7 professional 64 bit version
 
 
never mind...

did some research and found this:

C:\users\username was set to have the following attributes S for system and H for hidden.

Another user said in dos to use attrib -s -h on the directory and PRESTO! problem solved.

thanks anyway.
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