How to unhide Hidden folders on seagate external hard drive [Solved/Closed]

axelsrose 1 Posts Thursday December 26, 2013Registration date December 26, 2013 Last seen - Dec 26, 2013 at 06:54 PM - Latest reply:  Vic
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I had the same problem as http://ccm.net/forum/affich-699994-folders-not-showing-in-seagate-external-hard-drive

now I can see the folders, how can I Unhide them?

The hidden box on the properties menu is greyed out :/
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carminabigue 621 Posts Tuesday March 19, 2013Registration date June 10, 2015 Last seen - Dec 27, 2013 at 12:56 AM
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Hello,

Try this 1.

May be the files are in hidden mode.

Click on "Start" -->Run-->type cmd and click on OK.

Here I assume your external hard drive as G:

Enter this command.

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

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

paste it.

Note : Don't forget to replace the letter g with your external hard drive letter.

Now press "Enter".

Now check for your files in external hard drive.

Good Luck.

Regards!
Hi bro,

This works. too good hey..
Too Good, thanks much
this is work...tnx
It worked like magic. Thank You
Wow! it worked like magic. Thanks