folders option missing

  toniclady 21:30 28 Jun 2009

i cant find the folders option folder in control panel, it was their yesterday. i think some of my folders are hiding cos i havent deleted them......but when i went to change it the folder is missing.........can anyone help?
thanks guys

  T I M B O 21:39 28 Jun 2009

If it's XP >> open a folder>>go to tools>>folder options>>view

Vista i ain't got a clue lol

  woodchip 21:41 28 Jun 2009

you can also do it in control panel

  toniclady 21:47 28 Jun 2009

hi guys
yes it is xp
i have opened a folder doesnt say folder options
the folder is missing out of control panel so cant do it in there im stumped

  woodchip 21:49 28 Jun 2009

Go to Run type SFC /Scannow with space before /

  woodchip 21:51 28 Jun 2009

PS if that does nor cure it, Do a System restore to when it worked

  Sea Urchin 22:44 28 Jun 2009

Open Control Panel - Tools menu - Folder Options

  DieSse 23:45 28 Jun 2009

Suggestion how to re-enable it here

click here

Also suggests it may be due to malware, so run your AV software and a good malware program, such as Malwarebytes.

  toniclady 06:41 29 Jun 2009

i have used system restore ....folder still missing
i have ran zone alarm anti virus and anti spyware and also spyware doctor
i used SFC /Scannow and that didnt work either

  DieSse 11:35 29 Jun 2009

Did you try the registry change at the link I gave?

  toniclady 13:24 29 Jun 2009

yes i did.......didnt say anthing about .......... no folder options
i have been all through the registry

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