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Show Hidden Files Using attrib Command

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How to show hidden files in USB flash drive?

I cannot open my files anymore. What can I do to fix this problem


  • Run Notepad.
  • Enter the following:

@echo off

attrib -s -h -r /s /d



  • Click File and click Save As...
  • Save it as unhide.bat
  • Close the window.
  • Delete the text file but put the .bat into your USB drive.
  • Run the .bat file.

All files are hidden and show only shortcut in my USB flash?

My USB flash always hide all data and only show shortcuts. Many USB flash plug with this PC are always like that.


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