Windows 10: Program files x86 hidden Solved

  1.    01 Sep 2016 #1

    Program files x86 hidden


    Hi, i just updated my Windows 10 Pro x64 with Anniversary update and now i have Program Files x86 as hidden folder.
    Why? Programs are working fine, but can i somehow make it visible as before?

    Thanks for reply.
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  2. Posts : 20,786
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       01 Sep 2016 #2

    Hello LamaObecna, and welcome to Ten Forums.

    You can run the command below in an elevated command prompt to unhide that folder.

    attrib -h -s "%ProgramFiles(x86)%"
      My ComputersSystem Spec

  3.    02 Sep 2016 #3

    Thank you, works fine.
      My ComputerSystem Spec


  4. Posts : 20,786
    64-bit Windows 10 Pro build 16199
       02 Sep 2016 #4

    You're most welcome.
      My ComputersSystem Spec


 

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