Hi, Open up the Control Panel. Click on Folder Options. Select the view tab. Under Advanced Settings you should see Show Hidden Files and Folders. Select it, hit Apply and you should be good to go. You may also need to uncheck Hide protected operating system files. Then you may proceed for a search.
hi, try to do a system restore to restore your computer to the date when the problem was not yet encountered. >start >all programs >accessories >system tools >system restore select the date from the "calendar" of the wizard, then follow the instructions. you will need to restart your computer then.