Notepad files not appearing via explorer

  newface 19:48 11 Apr 09
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If I click on a folder where I know there are .txt files, explorer says that the folder is empty. I can only access them via file/open etc in notepad.
Any ideas how to remedy this?

  wiz-king 21:39 11 Apr 09

Could be lack of accociation. Go to start/control panel, folder options, scroll down to TXT and it should say 'opens with notepad'. If it is missing click on the new button, type in TXT and then ok. You can change it to another program using the change button if you wish.

  wiz-king 21:41 11 Apr 09

accociation = association. Must fix this keyboard!

  newface 16:28 13 Apr 09

Thanks for your reply wiz-king. I have done what you suggested and the association for .txt files is set to open with notepad already.

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