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How to unhide files and folders hidden by virus?

The files and folders on my USB drives cannot be seen anymore unless I open them with WinRar

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Viruses are a pain in the neck, and to have them hide folders and files for no reason is enough to get anyone steamed. Luckily, the process outlined in the main article should be able to help you unhide the files that have been hidden away. Don't forget to run a virus and malware scan before you unhide everything, as the infection really should be dealt with to avoid a repeat.

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How to recovery my hidden files?

In my pen drive my files are hidden

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Follow the directions in the wiki found here. This method uses the command prompt to make the files on the pen drive visible so that you can then delete them.

I want to make my pen drive bootable and install Window 8 on my Laptop?

In cmd I wrote diskpart then further steps, but I chose the wrong drive to clean and now my important drives and data vanished, what should I do to get my data back

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How to open hidden files on my SD card?

When I inserted my SD card using my connector, it is shown there that there are files, but when I click to removable disk to open it, there are no files..., it read as "this folder is empty

There is a number of viruses that cause this problem, however, it's possible that you have hidden your files previously, or even by accident. When this happens, you just need to unhide them. In order to do this, and access to your hidden files, follow these steps:

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    On the home screen of your PC, click on the Start menu.
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    Open the Control Panel.
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    In the 'Appearance and Personalization' menu, click on 'Folder Options'.
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    Select the 'View' tab.
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    Under 'Hidden files and folders', check the option to 'Show hidden files, folders, drives'.
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    Click on the 'OK' button.
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    Now your files should be visible on your SD card.
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Note that after you're able to view your files, you should always run an Anti-virus program like Avast, Norton, Nod32, Kaspersky. These programs will scan your computer for any possible viruses, and protect you from other problems that can cause files to be hidden.

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If you're still unable to view your hidden files, they may have been hidden by a virus. For steps of fixing that problem, read our main article by clicking on the title of this page. If you have any additional questions, let us know in the questions section below.

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How to show a Locked folder without a software?

I have locked a folder using Lock-A-Folder software and due to some problem uninstalled the same software. Now the folder which I had locked earlier is not showing in the folders list. Please help.

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Actually I have installed folder lock software and with that, I locked one of my folders which have HD quality movies. Now the software expired and wherever I want to unlock it, it is displaying that buy that product or unlock failed because the serial number is invalid. Please help me?

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I have two volumes 3 and 4 that show as HIDDEN in CMD?

I tried assigning a letter to one, which is the Recovery one, it tells me that it is not free to be assigned, what do I do?. I have tried: Disk partition, select volume, assign a letter, boot. I think it was caused by: Trying to do a system restore with a program other than Windows

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How to open my file on USB - I look at the "Action" and press "open" file, does not work?

When I am on "View and track your downloads" and try to open the file. - simply does not work.

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Please how do I access hidden files to be readable on the dos command?

Could it be the files are deleted or formatted not to be formatted

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