Lost user details and files

  Hammersmith 12:31 28 Mar 2011

My son has been playing around with the computer and has somehow switched settings so my user details and all associated files have vanished! I'm sure nothing has been deleted but I can't access anything including Outlook 2003.
I think he may have switched properties to hidden or something like that but he is a bit vague as to what he has done. Can anyone help me get back the files, access to Outlook and my application icons on the screen please, thank you?

  xania 13:00 28 Mar 2011

Open Windows Explorer and select <Tools>, <Folder Options>. Select the <view> tab and about 6 items down select to <show hidden folders and files>. Click <apply> then close. Any hidden files should now be visible - including any your son moved to the Recyle Bin!!

  Hammersmith 13:54 28 Mar 2011

Now resolved, thank you.

  xania 15:19 28 Mar 2011

Can you please mark this issue as resolved.

  xania 15:21 28 Mar 2011

Suggest you now reset these files as unhidden otherwsie you may still find that your email system can't work with them.

Can you please mark this issue as resolved.

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