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Finding old files after reinstalling windows

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Well recently i just repaired my Windows Xp Pro because my computer became unstable. I thought all my old files would be erased like my music and pictures, but when I did a virus scan on my computer it actually recognized the files, and my pie chart on C drive still has the same "used space" shaded in before I repaired Windows. But to my dismay i searched through Windows and couldnt find the files, I was wondering if there is any possible way to recover these files?

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Do you show more than 1 hardware profile in your system properties?

Could be you have just set-up a second configuration instead of just reinstalled windows.
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Check c:\documents and settings\

what folders are in there?
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