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I have a locked folder that shows as empty even thouproperties shows that the folder contains over 1 MB. How can I unlock this folder and get mypictures back?


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1MB isn't much for pictures. Try going to control panel, folder options, view. Check "the show hidden files" and uncheck the "hide system files".


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Windows doesn't have a folder lock function. This can only be done with 3rd party software. What did you lock it with?

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