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Show Hidden Files&Folders, If disabled by virus

Method 1:

Go to registry editor by running regedit in the run box.Go to this key: 

In the right hand area, double click hidden and change the value to 1.
Now you’re all set to go. Check it in your tools menu if the changes have taken effect.

Method 2:

1. Click “Start” -> “Run…” (or press Windows key + R)
2. Type “regedit” and click “Ok”.
3. Find the key:  

4. Look at the “CheckedValue” key… This should be a DWORD key. If it isn’t, delete the key.
5. Create a new key called “CheckedValue” as a DWORD (hexadecimal) with a value of 1.
6. The “Show hidden files & folders” check box should now work normally

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3 Comments for "Show Hidden Files&Folders, If disabled by virus"

Very Useful Information.. Thanks for posting..

I have problem with my Registry editor also then what to do for that???

Windows Registry Editor Version 5.00


copy the above lines to text file & save it as .reg file extension.Then "Double-Click" the file and run it.

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