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Hi guys,

fixing a friends pc with nod 32 on, put my external hard drive in, fixed it put it back in mine and avast blocks some autorun virus, and theres nothing in my hard drive (1tb) except stuff like a bunch of shortcuts called videos, passwords, music and free this and that etc. so obviously i didnt click any of it, so after scanning everything and making sure there was no viruses on my PC, and avast deleting all those shortcuts i know have a hard drive with all my data on, u just cant see any of the folders on it anymore -_-

so for example there is no folder "my stuff" but if i type it in the adress bar it works fine, how do i get them back?
tried to set show hidden files and folders but it did nothing
will post video
Edited by [xPt]FLuX - 2/19/11 at 4:10am
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Have you tried showing hidden folders? If not it could be something as simple as all your folders have been set as hidden.

EDIT: Wow fail i missed your last line.

You could try creating shortcuts of the folder directories and putting them in the HDD as a quick fix? Other that that im out of ideas.
Edited by Hutchinson - 2/19/11 at 4:16am
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The unhide option really does nothing, it'll still remain hidden. This happened to me sometime ago. Your PC is now officially infected.

http://itechtalk.wordpress.com/2007/...-due-to-virus/

Hope this helps.
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Have you tried showing hidden folders? If not it could be something as simple as all your folders have been set as hidden.
yeah i did, ninja edit
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