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files in dir but hidden not accessible

By gridrunner ·
I have a dir that has some files in it but cannot access I can see them in dos if i dir a*.* but if I dir I get nothing I cant copy these files to another dir either.

Regards, Ken

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by pierrejamme In reply to files in dir but hidden n ...

If you are sure it isn't a System file try:
c:\directory\Attrib a*.* -h. This should remove the hidden attribute. For more info type attrib /?

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by shripalkkad In reply to files in dir but hidden n ...

1. Go to Command prompt and go to that location where the directory is situated.

2. type the following

attribute -h -r -s directory name

and check the directory in windows

Regards,
Shriram.v

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by Mr-Rich In reply to files in dir but hidden n ...

Previous answers will work (been there), also might want to check the permission settings as well.

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