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After scanning my USB drive with Avast antivirus, it is not showing the inside folders?

After removing the recommended option of hiding system files, I can see my Pen drive files but it is still blurred. It is invisible if restoring folder view options to default.

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I am unable to find my pen drive in the removable-disk section?

My pen drive gets detected in the scan but its not seen in the my computer

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  1. 1
    Press the Windows key.
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  2. 2
    Type "Create and format hard disk partitions".
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  3. 3
    Press "Enter".
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  4. 4
    In the lower section of the screen, find your removable disk
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    Right-click its marked area and select "Mark partition as active".
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  5. 5
    Then, right-click the same area and select "Change Drive Letter and Paths..."
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    Assign a free letter to the USB drive.
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    Reboot your PC.
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    If you still cannot see it, then repeat steps 1-3.
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    Right-click the area of the removable drive in the lower pane and select "Format..."
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    Set the file system to "NTFS".
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    Set the allocation unit size to 512 KB.
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    Click "OK"
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    This should make your flash drive visible in File Explorer again.
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How can I access my data from an external HDD which isn't accessible?

My external drive is 2TB, have used like 1.2TB, now I can't access my data in it, please help!

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USB flash drive is hiding files every time I open it it shows nothing?

In the information the USB Flash Drive is Full but when I Open it, it shows nothing.. I've Done Formating But It Has the Same Issue.

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