Windows Server 2008 administrative tools folder empty
Posted on 2008-10-29
I'm running windows server 2008 and for some reason my start menu folder Administrative Tools is empty. I don't know when it became empty or why. I don't use the server too much as I haven't migrated to it. I was messing with some settings a few weeks ago. Either there's a administrative template that shows or hides the contents of the administrative tools folder or I deleted the contents unintentionally. If possible, I'd like a list of what's supposed to be in that folder and the dir paths of the originals so I can recreate the shortcuts. Or, if someone knows how to restore from hidden directories using windows backup restore or whatever it's called in server 2008 (I don't have it up right now) I could pull the files off a backup.