Folders and files

mallony
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I have a folder that use to have a few files on it. As I need to empty it i noticed that there is no files on it but still saying that it CONTAINS 1 FILE, 0 FOLDERS but there is nothing inside. Now i am not sure if there is any file inside really.

Those files is located in our Server Windows 2008 R2

Can you explain me why? (see screenshot attached).

kind regards,
Mallony
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Muhammad BurhanManager I.T.
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Commented:
open explorer
hit Alt key
go to tools > folder option > view tab
select show hidden files and folders
uncheck hide protected operating system files
then check
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Commented:
Yes you need to check hidden files it having in this folder as per size shows that your folder having files. If you want to delete try to shift+ del to delete folder file in the folder will be automatically deleted
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Thanks.

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