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$secure On Hdd? What Is It

By jdl_manu
Oct 4, 2007
  1. I looked via dos at my hard drive doing ''dir'' and it came up with $SECURE,
    now my hdd says 0 bytes free.
    What is it????
    Thanks Joel Lask.
     
  2. jobeard

    jobeard TS Ambassador Posts: 8,945   +585

    files and folders which begin with '$' are another form of hidden files.

    if your free space has gone to zero, suspect a virus.
     
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