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Folder can't open :(

Discussion in 'Windows 7' started by SheSaidTeAmo, Apr 14, 2012.

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  1. SheSaidTeAmo

    SheSaidTeAmo Thread Starter

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    Hey guys, I have a folder in My Documents that doesn't open up (other folders in my computer works fine). I double click on it and it makes that clicking sound and flashes for a sec but nothing opens up.

    I can only look at what's in the folder by using Word 2007 then open and select all files. I scanned it with AVG and there's no virus. Most of the stuff in there are not downloaded, it's mainly documents which I typed on this computer, and the few things that have been downloaded I have opened before and there never seemed to be a problem until recently :/

    I made a copy of the folder to an external hard drive and funnily that opens up :/ I tried to delete the original folder in my documents but it says folder in use and won't let me delete it.

    I'm not sure what has happened? Please help! :(

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    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Ultimate, Service Pack 1, 32 bit
    Processor: AMD Turion(tm) X2 Dual-Core Mobile RM-72, x64 Family 17 Model 3 Stepping 1
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    RAM: 3581 Mb
    Graphics Card: ATI Radeon 3100 Graphics, 256 Mb
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  2. lunarlander

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    Right click on Drive C and choose Properties > Tools tab > Check button. It will schedule a check at next reboot. Reboot computer and let the check run.
     
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