unable to open folder options in win xp

iam usin  win xp on toshiba tecra s1 latop ...............1.5 centrino
but  my os not showing folder option in tools menu under windows explorer.....and not even in control panel.
it is showin  map n/w drive, synchronize,disconnect.....instead............
how can i access folder option.
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SheharyaarSaahilCommented:
Hello nipun =)

Download and run this registry file, restart and check for the problem !!

129. Restore Folder Options Under Tools
http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/regs_edits/folderoptions.reg

source >> http://www.kellys-korner-xp.com/xp_tweaks.htm
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nipunAuthor Commented:
its showing now folder options.......................but its not showing  the checkbox of showing the hidden files .....
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SheharyaarSaahilCommented:
are u looking in View section ??
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nipunAuthor Commented:
yes i saw over there .but there were no option ......
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SheharyaarSaahilCommented:
Read here,

How to Get "Show Hidden Files and Folders" Back if it is Missing
http://www.tweakxp.com/tweak747.aspx
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