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Vanishing music files

by love240s / January 12, 2012 4:37 PM PST

I wanted to burn a CD for a friend, and went to My Music on my External Hard Drive. When the cursor hovered over the album I wanted to burn, the album properties and content(i.,e. track names) show up, but when I clicked to open, there was nothing at all inside the album file. This was an album I'd ripped using Windows Media Player from a library CD, & I've found the same condition with some(but not all) albums downloaded or ripped via all three music services I use: Rhapsody, iPlayer, and WMP. It's very odd and extremely frustrating. Any ideas on recovering these files would be appreciated

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Re: burning
by Kees_B Forum moderator / January 12, 2012 6:02 PM PST
In reply to: Vanishing music files

What program do you use to hover that cursor in? If Windows Explorer, maybe the files are hidden. Try the setting to show hidden files.


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(NT) Thanks......I'll try Firefox. Hadn't even thought of that
by love240s / January 13, 2012 4:07 AM PST
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by Kees_B Forum moderator / January 13, 2012 4:10 AM PST

I didn't read anything about Internet in your problem.


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