1.    12 Feb 2017 #1
    Join Date : Mar 2016
    Posts : 124
    Windows 10

    Network drive is hiding folders


    I'm transferring stuff from my wife's old computer to her new one. (She inherited her old computer from me several years ago, so I'm still a user on it).

    Mapped a drive to Users (\\ComputerName)(Z: ), On it are Me, Default, Default.migrated, Her and desktop.ini, nothing else. On the computer C:\Users has 2 additional folders: DefaultAppPool and Public.

    Clicking on her username folder on drive Z: has several folders and files one would expect, and a couple of missing folders: AppData in particular. Opening my username also has missing files and folders but it does have the AppData folder.

    I'm using a thumb drive to get the files I need but I'm kinda curious why there is a difference.
    Last edited by rboppy; 14 Feb 2017 at 12:11.
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  2.    12 Feb 2017 #2
    Join Date : May 2015
    Central IL
    Posts : 4,254
    Mac OS Sierra

    Nothing is hiding. Just the Security permissions are screwed up. Try GrantPerms to see if it will fix things. You can keep the Farbar tools on a USB stick. GrantPerms Download
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  3.    12 Feb 2017 #3
    Join Date : Jul 2016
    Crewe Cheshire
    Posts : 1,466
    windows 10

    Have you set i ttoshow hidden and system files?
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  4.    14 Feb 2017 #4
    Join Date : Mar 2016
    Posts : 124
    Windows 10
    Thread Starter

    Oh yes.
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