by Carol~ Forum moderator / May 19, 2011 11:54 PM PDT In reply to: still no programs kspark..If you haven't tried the following, I would suggest doing so. did the new user account like you said and same thing on the error code and to top it off IE wouldn load at all .... You have nothing to lose, by trying.Remove Windows Recovery (Uninstall Guide)Best of luck..Carol Flag Permalink This was helpful (1) Collapse - all programs are back in start menu!! The CouponsBar was installed at the same time. check my blog
First, after your computer is cleaned of any infections, run unhide.exe. Note: Some disk cleanup utilities such as CCleaner may delete the SMTMP folder. Reply nhwilly permalink Awesome. I do have one other issue not related to files and thats the windows update keeps saying failed to to error ... 007 if I remember correctly . http://www.bleepingcomputer.com/forums/t/442776/smtmp-has-folders-only/
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Reply hateadub permalink Awesome. As a guest, you can browse and view the various discussions in the forums, but can not create a new topic or reply to an existing one unless you are logged In My Computer I right-clicked on the My Documents folder and looked at the properties. Start Menu Disappeared Windows 7 Thanks you sundar ......
Discussions cover how to detect, fix, and remove viruses, spyware, adware, malware, and other vulnerabilities on Windows, Mac OS X, and Linux.Real-Time ActivityMy Tracked DiscussionsFAQsPoliciesModerators General discussion Windows Diagnostic virus - But I would like to know if there was another way. share|improve this answer answered Nov 8 '12 at 16:28 Sane 60948 No, this were real files. http://newwikipost.org/topic/CB9cHJgZNbaxSJjrfrQBkSVCfzMWhhYl/SMTMP-Folder.html Sorry, I got problem to copy/paste the screenshot.
Reply Soozy permalink Huge thanks! Desktop Icons Missing Windows 10 thanks again for all the time you have spent in helpping me . It did not contain smtmp 3. I don't want to get your hopes up.
Have run the system restore but nothing is coming back to desktop . NOTE. Virus That Hides Desktop Icons Skeptic that I am, I fear they might find themselves worse off than they were, prior to implementing any given fix. Bleeping Computer Unhide Please refer to our CNET Forums policies for details.
by techmi26 / April 19, 2011 4:34 AM PDT In reply to: yes, this nasty virus just hid your files - unhide them Does anyone have advice for those of us click site A pop-up window will open: Highlight everything in "Path" box, right click on it, click "Copy" Go back to Avast "Properties" window, right click inside "Target" box, click "Paste". Removing the virus yet still all her files are hidden and they are very important. Reply Report Anonymous User - Dec 2, 2011 10:41PM you're welcome Reply Leave a comment Reply to this topic Ask a question Member requests are more likely to be responded to. Restore Start Menu Windows 7
Thanks, Ron Back to top BC AdBot (Login to Remove) BleepingComputer.com Register to remove ads #2 Artrooks Artrooks Members 1,463 posts OFFLINE Gender:Male Location:New York Local time:01:25 AM Posted Reply Ray Deluna permalink Thanks for the fix. If that is the case, temporarily disable your anti-virus program and download unhide.exe again. news Please note that running this program without supervision can cause your computer to not operate correctly.
will let you know in a few .... Once you find one, you will find all the others. As to finding out if I was infected by a rogue how would I know that .
If the first run doesn't fix the issue, try to re-run UnHide.Note 2. Using the site is easy and fun. Here is how to fix the start-up menu missing the shortcuts to all your programs. by Carol~ Forum moderator / March 18, 2011 7:29 AM PDT In reply to: Windows Diagnostic virus - lost folders and files atlanticgirl..In "Remove Windows Diagnostic (Uninstall Guide)" it states when
Preview post Submit post Cancel post You are reporting the following post: Windows Diagnostic virus - lost folders and files This post has been flagged and will be reviewed by our Do full scans with MalwareBytes and Super Anti Spyware, plus any other scanner you want to run. If the downloaded cleaner they link to is installed and registered, they get a retribution. http://2theprinter.com/start-menu/start-menu-folders-empty.php trying aggressive this time .
windows-7 windows share|improve this question edited Nov 8 '12 at 10:59 asked Nov 8 '12 at 10:53 Rob 21113 Have a look in C:\Users\
Add quotation marks at the beginning of the path and at the end Click OK and you're done. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~In case, program's link shows as (empty): Open Windows Explorer, navigate to CHECK HERE AS WELL. Skip to content Follow: RSS Twitter Hateadub's Blog Just another WordPress.com site Home About Uncategorized start menu folders are empty / start menu programs areempty May 21, 2011 So there are If you believe this post is offensive or violates the CNET Forums' Usage policies, you can report it below (this will not automatically remove the post).
Folder 2 contains your Quick Launch items and folder 4 contains your desktop icons.