Re: Upgrade Horror
I can see all the hidden folders but there is not one called windows.old. I
really wish there was!
"Sascha Benjamin Jazbec" wrote:
> check in Vistas controlpanel : folderoptions that you see ALL files'n'
> A directory "windows.old" should be visible in the Drive where Vista now
> resides in. Within that folder you should find "documents and setttings"
> from XP that contain your data.
> Move these (sub)folders where your music,pictures and the like are in, to
> the new Vista \users\your_name\music .. \pictures .. .. and delete the
> windows.old afterwards.
> SJ /germany
> "Chris Beeson" <ChrisBeeson@discussions.microsoft.com> schrieb im
> Newsbeitrag news:CC5A5F67-1D1C-4F29-BD3C-ACA3C080EF28@microsoft.com...
> >I have just updated from xp to vista Ultmate and to my absolute horror all
> > all my documents, pictures, music and programes that I had installed have
> > all
> > been deleted. The file structure is still intact but contains none of my
> > files.
> > Programs such as outlook, msn messenger that were installed no longer are.
> > Is there any any way of get my stuff back????
> > Help!!!!!!