C, D, E, and F drive aren't showing

Hi, I recently installed WinBoost 2000 Gold (now i've deleted it).  I pushed "Restore Windows Settings" and when I restarted and doubleclicked on "My Computer" none of the drives are showing.  However, all of the files are still on my computer and safe, I just can't access them through the "My Computer" folder, only from the task bar.  I am hoping someone can help me with this.  Thank you!
bcoleman4Asked:
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Jason_SConnect With a Mentor Commented:
It sounds like your registry settings for the drives have been changed. If you have TweakUI, you can easily reset this so you can see the drives again.  Otherwise, I can get you the registry settings.  Let me know.
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1cellCommented:
coldboot to dos and type:

fdisk /mbr

hit enter

repeat a few times

this will repair the master boot record and has solved this problem for me many times.
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eppsmanCommented:
Jason S is right. If you're unable to see your drives through My Computer or Explorer, then you should run TweakUI (downloadable from Microsoft) to fix that problem.
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Asta CuCommented:
TweakUi is on my Retail Windows 98 and believe it was part of the Power Toys/resource kit.

Asta
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smeebudCommented:
An even better solution is to download this utility from the Net. It was recently made available for download at

http://www.pcworld.com/r/tw/1%2C2061%2Ctw-w981129a%2C00.html 

(Note: Be sure to download tui98.zip, not tweakui.exe.)

Regards, Bud
http://www.geocities.com/~budallen/
Bud's Win95 Win98 Tips and Troubleshooter
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dankhCommented:
reboot
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bcoleman4Author Commented:
Jason S, you said "Otherwise, I can get you the registry settings.  Let me know.".  I would appreciate it much if you could give me the registry settings, because for some odd reason, it won't install TweakUI correctly.  I don't know why it's doing this, but I would be open to any suggestion to make it work.  Thanks,

Barrett

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bcoleman4Author Commented:
i figured it out, finally! THANK YOU SO MUCH JASON!
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Jason_SCommented:
Glad to have helped.

If you want to know a bit more about this, check this link out.
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q220/9/55.ASP

The Regstry setting by default is basicaly this.
[HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Windows\CurrentVersion\Policies\Explorer]
"NoDrives"=dword:67108863

To manualy hide these drives, you would change the dword number using the above link.
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