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However, it's highly unlikely that several people all simultaneously with shared folders had their files mysteriously deleted on the same day by each having someone with access doing it. by candle340 / August 9, 2015 6:12 PM PDT In reply to: Windows-10 changed all my documents to "Read-Only" Does anyone have any other answers to this problem short of reverting Though a backup helps for corrupt files even dropping a backed up file in the folder will convert it to Read Only. Try uploading with the 'Upload Files' method instead of 'Upload Folders', or vice versa.

If not, now you know why you should. Clear your Java Cache.Follow steps here: http://www.java.com/en/download/help/plugin_cache.xml Disable any browser plug-ins or add-ons that could be interfering with JavaScript or Java (i.e. To hear that it is still there in 8 and 8.1 is disturbing to say the least. Best answer foundinthewoodsApr 12, 2013, 7:48 PM This is an extremely annoying bug in Windows 7. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/my-documents-drop-down-folder-has-a-glitch.461345/

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All Products Oracle Price Lists Partners License and Sales Agreements Ordering Portal (POP) Distribute Oracle Products Register a Referral Pricing and Licensing Support Support Services Oracle Premier Support Advanced Customer Services Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Well, not CAN'T -- it's WON'T. Why Your Folders Load So Slowly There is a long standing Windows Explorer feature that dates all the way back to Windows Vista wherein you can tell Windows Explorer what kind

  • simply right click on the photo's folder and select "properties", then select "security"...Find your username in the list of :"group or user names"...
  • The two attachments below will show what I am referring to.
  • There are numerous suggestions for other read only files in this thread above.
  • How to control them?
  • The bug arises in a process called explorer.exe.
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  • You can still Save As to Desktop.
  • Robert, I agree your assessment of mysteriously deleted files is plausible.
  • This is the explorer.exe process restarting.
  • by orbust2 / December 9, 2015 10:18 AM PST In reply to: HELP HELP HELP please.

You may want to check the resolutions for your monitor. They were unwilling to reload it from my external hard drive which has a bootable clone using Carbon Copy Cloner. Be sure to hit "apply" after you check all the boxes and then go back in and make sure all the boxes are checked. Windows Explorer Refresh Rate A few independent programmers can fix these problems, but Microsoft's army of well-compensated coders can't.

Thank you to all contributors, the best answer will forever be in my debt! (or does that go the other way around LOL)TSG! 15 answers Last reply Jan 25, 2017 Best Windows 10 Folders Not Refreshing There's not a dime in profit in fixing these bugs for current users, so they won't. All rights reserved. https://www.dropboxforum.com/t5/Installation-and-desktop-app/Why-did-all-of-my-files-disappear/td-p/44751 and select it.

or just find problem for user? Hkey_classes_root\clsid\{bdeade7f-c265-11d0-bced-00a0c90ab50f}\instance very sad..I should have stayed with W7 till I could afford a new PC.The fact that Microsoft disregards our working day and decides to upgrade in the middle of a phone Great job! Thankyou again for this!

Windows 10 Folders Not Refreshing

As the poor OP has re-iterated countless times - please don't state the obvious as that will just make you as useless as Win10 currently is! his comment is here Disable the folder pane's horizontal scrollbar, and the folder list won't suddenly jump to the right when clicking on a folder with a long path. Windows 7 Folder Refresh Fix Clearly this was some bug that happened on Dropbox's side and they haven't taken responsibility for it yet, likely won't if not enough outcry is made and they hear from enough Windows 10 Explorer Doesn't Refresh No good because it's a safety feature in Windows 10.

Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (1) Collapse - does this work? http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-explorer/my-documents-slow-as-molasses.html Maybe one of the shared users with "edit" privilege could have unwittingly deleted the contents of the entire main folder. Select, from the right-click context menu, "Properties". If you were about to say uncheck "automatically expand to current folder" It already is unchecked in fact i tried it both ways and little difference. Windows Explorer Refreshes Constantly

The first time I ran it, it had the option of replacing the "temp" account with my permanent user account on the backup selected, so I kept that vs changing it Tricia January 17, 2015 at 2:15 pm Thank you so much! When it doesn't work, it's a rather annoying bug: when a folder with a large number of files is optimized for "pictures", it immediately churns through all the files in the folder, http://magicnewspaper.com/windows-explorer/windows-explorer-glitch.html The options in the drop down menu are: "General items", "documents", "pictures", "music", and "videos".

All my folders are still in place but they are ALL empty and my Dropbox folder on my Mac is empty as well because they are synced. Windows Explorer Refresh Automatically I tried saving as a PDF. However, now when I save things to the flash- if I go to open the flash on another computer that does not have W10- it will not open the files AND

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If you are using the Upload Foldersfeature, you must have Java installed on your computer. It is not that Microsoft doesn't care it is they don't have the know how to fix it. Considering the read only/file ownership issue has been around since XP (and probably as far back as NT), decades prior to Microsoft going on its current data collection orgy.  So if Dontrefresh Nothing wrong with the Weather app in the list of 20 most used programs, is there?

by EtaBeta1811 / October 14, 2016 11:12 PM PDT In reply to: Did you make a backup before going to 10? This is happening with multiple folders, what can I do? 0 Kudos Reply Lonna A. Copyright © 2006-2017 How-To Geek, LLC All Rights Reserved

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This is how I restored all of my deleted files and folders too. Spellcheck Driving Me Nuts Runtime Broker was driving me nuts Tom's Hardware Around the World Tom's Hardware Around the World Denmark Norway Finland Russia France Turkey Germany UK Italy USA Subscribe Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? How do I get them back? 9 people have the same question Me too 8 Kudos Reply All Forum Topics Previous Topic Next Topic 87 Replies Robert D.2 Level 1 ‎01-13-2015

Its also intensely annoying from a UX point of view, as attested by the 41 pages of comments on the bug thread on answers.microsoft.com. Nothing else worked, but this does. Does anyone know of a registry edit that would disable read only permanently????I'm clued up on this crap and all the functions that would work for this issue in XP, 7 Apple may provide or recommend responses as a possible solution based on the information provided; every potential issue may involve several factors not detailed in the conversations captured in an electronic

ekim68 replied Feb 13, 2017 at 10:23 PM Unstable FPS on Insane Computer Courtneyc replied Feb 13, 2017 at 10:22 PM Loading... Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (8) Collapse - Windows-10 changed all my documents to "Read-Only" by sajaba26 / August 15, 2015 8:23 AM PDT In reply to: Have you tried Proffitt I don't use Microsoft's email login because I am not a moron. Flag Permalink Reply This was helpful (0) Collapse - This worked for me by Laurencew454 / August 16, 2015 10:49 AM PDT In reply to: Have you tried this?

We get it, you know your windows, however at no point have you uttered anything considered remotely useful for the average user so here have my wrath. CCC claims it has nothing to do with the backup (noting that the "other files & folders" is probably the safety net data the program maintains and "ok" not to transfer). It shows it was done from my computer when I look at the deleted files but I was using my computer at the timestamp and not deleting thousands of files. Privacy Policy Terms of Use Sales and Refunds Legal Site Map United States SELECT A COUNTRY/REGIONAfrica OperationArgentinaAustraliaAustriaBahrainBangladeshBelgium & LuxembourgBelizeBhutanBoliviaBosnia & HerzegovinaBrasilBruneiBulgariaCambodiaCanada - EnglishCanada - FrenchChileChinaColombiaCosta RicaCroatiaCyprusCzech RepublicDenmarkEcuadorEgyptEstoniaFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceGuatemalaHondurasHong KongHungaryIndiaIndonesiaIraqIrelandIsraelItalyJapanJordanKazakhstanKoreaKuwaitLaosLatviaLebanonLithuaniaMalaysiaMaldivesMaltaMexicoMoldovaNepalNetherlandsNew ZealandNicaraguaNorwayOmanPakistanPanamaParaguayPeruPhilippinesPolandPortugalPuerto RicoQatarRomaniaRussiaSaudi ArabiaSerbia

So sick of all the problems Microsoft has created in the last 2 years. It also nerfs some of their tracking, apparently, but that could change with the constant updates.   NO PROBLEMS SINCE DOING THIS THOUGH, HURRAH!! Ask ! If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Amy Olson October 6, 2015 at 9:22 pm This process fixed it for me.