Restore hidden folders Tags: Photo Configuration Portable Hard Drive Windows XP Last response: May 20, 2012 8:09 PM in Windows XP Share vintagescout May 20, 2012 7:06:24 PM Hello, I have moved many photo albums to a portable hard drive. Can't view all of them as some show only configuration information. How can I open these folders? More about : restore hidden folders ksiemb May 20, 2012 8:09:18 PM vintagescout said:Hello, I have moved many photo albums to a portable hard drive. Can't view all of them as some show only configuration information. How can I open these folders? Unhide entire Drive: To Unhide files Enter this from a command prompt assuming "g" is your pen drive letter attrib -h -r -s /s /d g:\*.* Go to explorer to see your files Unhide a particular folder's files: To Unhide files Enter this from a command prompt replacing "?" with your drive letter. attrib -h -r -s /s /d ?:\folder name\*.* Then Go to explorer to see your files Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Restore hidden folders on external drives Forum Restore Hidden Folders on Start Menu ? Forum How to restore the hidden folder in the hard disk Forum Recycle Bin items on HDD in hidden folders but not in Recycle Bin. Forum How to restore view of hidden files in Explorer Forum Show hidden files & folders Forum Hidden programs folders Forum Hidden file backup/ restore Forum How do i unhide my hidden icons on my desktop Forum SD Card files invisible (not hidden ) still using 5GB Forum Hidden Files on Memory Card Forum Hidden files on Application Data Forum Hidden memory Forum How do I delete hidden data I did not put on my hd? Forum Virus in no access, hidden file Forum Delete hidden folders usb hard drive windows 8 Forum Getting past administrative password Forum System restore isn t working Forum Microsoft how to retrive hidden icons on taskbar Forum Cant save files/folders to my desktop Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows XP categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Video !