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usb folders become hidden and system

Posted on 2012-04-10
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Hi all, suddenly my usb do not show up my information i see it all folders are marked as hidden and system, is any way to fix this for made all the folders -h -s, i try whit the command attrb and do nothing
any advice
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by:Ashok Dewan
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Run command prompt with administrator privilege , right click on cmd > run as administrator

then go to usb drive then type

attrib -H -S "name of folder"
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dbrunton earned 500 total points
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If the drive is E: then following neil4om's comment above try the following at the command prompt.


attrib   -H   -S   e:\*.*    /s

That will clear the hidden and system attributes on all of the E: drive.  If it isn't E: then change the E: to whichever drive it is.
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