Unable to see contents of Sharepoint Web folder

I recently upgraded to WINXPSP3, Office 2007 and IE8.
Since then I cannot see the folders located in Sharepoint Web folder via My Network Places.
Sharepoint version is 2000.
Do I need to install some backward compatibility softwares?
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fsaiexpertFSAI ExpertAuthor Commented:
Administrator - I will resolve myself.
Fix is listed in this Microsoft KB article with associated hotfix:

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/944060
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vikas413Commented:
go to Start, Computer, select Map Network Drive and then click on the link that says: “Connect to a Web site that you can use to store your documents and pictures.” You are then taken to a wizard that walks you through a series of steps to connect to the WebDAV folder
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fsaiexpertFSAI ExpertAuthor Commented:
I went through that process and was able to map a drive - not the problem.
The problem is that the contents of the folders are now empty even though there are items in them!
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fsaiexpertFSAI ExpertAuthor Commented:
After further testing we have found that it is down to Office 2007:
After installing Office 2007, the web folders for SharePoint 2001 no longer work.

Do anyone have a fix?
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quihongCommented:
Can you verify that the user see the files via the GUI?

Regarding your Office theory, make sure you don't have any Office 2003 app/remnants left. Then do a repair on Office 2007 - http://www.howtogeek.com/howto/microsoft-office/detect-and-repair-applications-in-microsoft-office-2007/
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fsaiexpertFSAI ExpertAuthor Commented:
The users can see the files via the Internet Browser.
The cannot see anything via the Netwrok Places folder.
Office fully repaired and still no sign of the files within the folder.
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irinucCommented:
Hi,
May not be the case, but see if this applies to you:
http://faq.mydocsonline.com/7/reinstall-web-folders-in-windows-xp-using-webfldrs-msi/
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quihongCommented:
Are the files properly checked in? Any required fields not populated? If the user drops a file via network places does it show up in the GUI?

How about from the GUI, selecting the Explorer View?
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fsaiexpertFSAI ExpertAuthor Commented:
Are the files properly checked in?  
Yes - this worked fine with Office XP. It seems the issue is Office 2007 related.  We use Sharepoint 2001.

Any required fields not populated?
If the user drops a file via network places does it show up in the GUI?
How about from the GUI, selecting the Explorer View?
I can see the Root Sharepoint Folders but not the sub-folders that contain Categories: DashBoards; Documents; Management; Portal Content.
It is blank once you click pat the Root folder - nothing appears within explorer :(
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fsaiexpertFSAI ExpertAuthor Commented:
Any suggestions - still unable to see the contents of sharepoint folders...
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quihongCommented:
Can you provide a screen shot of the Explorer View when opening it from the GUI (from the DocLib)?
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fsaiexpertFSAI ExpertAuthor Commented:
Please see two files.
1: the Sharepoint Folders via Network Places
2: the Empty Sharepoint folders when you click into them
Sharepoint-Folders.JPG
Sharepoint-Folders---EMPTY.JPG
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