Why can't I see files on external drive
by jrs514 - 11/14/12 10:05 AM
Using a 6 year old HP desktop running XP. I had all my documents copied on an external hard drive. Computer crashed and I purchased a new Toshiba laptop with Windows 7. when I access my external hard drive it shows backed up copies of Quickbooks (which I'm using for a small business), it shows a folder for music (when opened contains all of my music), it shows a folder for my DVDs, when opened contains nothing.
Most importantly it does not show my photos or data files. They were all "copied" to the external hard drive, not backed-up. (The quickbooks were backed-up but the music files were copied, yet both of visible?)
If I run search I can find various files, but it would take forever to copy them individually.
Why can't I see these files as previously displayed in my documents?
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