Solved Files invisable even if show hidden files is on

April 26, 2012 at 08:10:00
Specs: Windows xp pro sp3
Hi,

I made a backup from a windows 2003 server to a windows XP directory the proble is that the files do not show. If I look at the properties of the directory the number of files and directory show.

The attrib of all my folderis is by default read only

Please advise

Thank you

bat


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April 26, 2012 at 09:17:53
Fixed the problem need to set the user permissions


Thanks

bat



#1
April 26, 2012 at 08:22:21
How did you make the backup? Just copy files?

All foldesr say read only which does not mean the files contained within are read only.

Have you changed your folder view options to show all files and all extensions? If not do so.

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#2
April 26, 2012 at 08:30:20
I made the backup wit Cobian backup. use this for years I put view options to show hidden files and extentions stiil have the problem


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bat


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#3
April 26, 2012 at 08:34:43
I just switched off hide protected operating files and now it shows but it is not so bright how can I set to show as a normal folder?

bat


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April 26, 2012 at 09:17:53
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Fixed the problem need to set the user permissions


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bat


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