Pen drive shows empty even when data exists [Solved]

will - Nov 14, 2017 at 03:28 PM - Latest reply:  Thushara
- Sep 10, 2018 at 05:50 AM
Hello,

my flashdrive is showing that there are documents holding space on it however when I open the drive it is saying it is empty.

how do i resolve this problem.

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Ambucias 54967 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus September 19, 2018 Last seen - Nov 14, 2017 at 04:05 PM
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Thank you
Try this 1

Check if the files are not in hidden mode.

Click on "Start" -->Run --> Type cmd and press Enter.

Here I assume your pendrive drive letter as G:

Enter this command.

attrib -h -r -s /s /d g:\*.*

--> Press Enter

You can copy the above command --> Right-click in the Command Prompt and

paste it.

Note : Replace the letter g with your pen drive letter.

Now check your pen drive for the files.

Good Luck
Great advice. It is amazingly working. Thanks
Ambucias 54967 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus September 19, 2018 Last seen > lsuresh - Dec 18, 2017 at 05:31 PM
Thank you for your feedback.
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Thank you
Really usefull!!!
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