Help all my computer files are hidden! [Solved/Closed]

tubbytoffee 2 Posts Thursday April 14, 2011Registration date April 15, 2011 Last seen - Apr 14, 2011 at 07:52 PM - Latest reply:  pashya
- Nov 2, 2012 at 12:44 PM
Hello,

I ahd a virus called windows restore and it started to get anoying so I removed it and all its malware and everything on my desktop was missing my system and user folders I tried recovering stuff from recycle bin and it wasnt there even when I checked permanatley removed stuff the virus is gone but so is my stuff how do I get it back I have a 1tb hard drive and I had 50gb space left but now that the virus was tehre I only have 5gb Please help!

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I am currently removing this virus as well, as it hid all my files.

Download this file from bleeping computer:

http://download.bleepingcomputer.com/grinler/unhide.exe

It will unhide all your system files.

What the virus did was make all your files and folders hidden.

Here is a link to help with the virus:

http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/virus-removal/remove-windows-diagnostic

Cheers!

Thank you, David 37

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Thank you sooo much , It perfectly worked and it was a big relief for me
Sweet, didn't have to reinstall!
can I use this on my HARD DRIVE ??
plzz help
Ambucias 53243 Posts Monday February 1, 2010Registration dateModeratorStatus July 18, 2018 Last seen - Oct 26, 2012 at 04:59 AM
@Eeshan

Try it!
i got it .thank u very much.
tubbytoffee 2 Posts Thursday April 14, 2011Registration date April 15, 2011 Last seen - Apr 15, 2011 at 04:26 PM
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Thank god all of my stuff is back thank you David!! one problem I had 50gb of space and I only have 4gb after the virus how do obtain the 44gb of memory back?