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Windows 7: $recycle.bin

20 May 2017   #1

home premium 64 bit

I have made a direct copy of one external hard drive to another.
When I use the DOS /S command on the new hard drive, a number of sub directories in the format are shown


The sub directories contain thousands of files which presumably take up space on the new drive. I cannot see these files using Windos Explorer.

How can I make these files visible in Windows Explorer and delete them?

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21 May 2017   #2

win 8 32 bit

If you turn on show hidden and system files they should show in explorer
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