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Windows 7: Disappearing system folders

27 Feb 2010   #11
Capt.Jack Sparrow

Windows 7 Ultimate - 64-bit | Windows 8 Pro - 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TerSans View Post
Actually that was an excellent idea and suprize it worked. Now to find out just why it happened in my original account. Oh, the malware scan was negative but thanks for the program I may keep it around. Always good to have another. Thanks for all the ideas and help.
Glad that it worked !!
Not sure why it happened might be a bad profile. But if you want try to copy the Startup and Accessories folder from New User Profile to Old Profile.

Locations:

C:\Users\<User Name>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Startup

C:\Users\<User Name>\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu\Programs\Accessories

Hope this helps,
Captain


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27 Feb 2010   #12
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by TerSans View Post
Actually that was an excellent idea and suprize it worked. Now to find out just why it happened in my original account. Oh, the malware scan was negative but thanks for the program I may keep it around. Always good to have another. Thanks for all the ideas and help.

I'm glad you got it sorted and I'd keep "MBAM" as it's an excellent scanner, most of us here use it.
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