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> Does anyone know why all files in My Docs would be removed
> when the Admin password is removed? When I try to open the
> folder I get an error message. and placing the mouse on the
> folder shows 0 files.
> Is there anyway to get the files back? The drive has been
> changed to a secondary hard drive on the PC so nothing is
> getting added or removed.
Were any of these files encrypted using XP's EFS? If not, you
might want to try taking ownership of the files. Take a look
here for the procedure: