WAD "Pictures" directory is empty in TCC but not in CMD or Explorer

Nov 6, 2014
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When I look at my "Pictures" directory/folder in cmd or Explorer, all my expected files are there. When I look at it with TCC (Ver 23.00.30) there is only a desktop.ini file (hidden). I'm running Win7 SP1 x64 in case that matters.

I thought this might have something to do with Windows making directories under the "Users" directory a junction point, but "Pictures" doesn't seem to be one of those.

Here is what I see in cmd:

Code:
c:\Users\burrm>ver

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]

c:\Users\burrm>dir /a:L
Volume in drive C is Windows
Volume Serial Number is 6C77-7B24

Directory of c:\Users\burrm

03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     Application Data [C:\Users\burrm\AppData\Roaming]
03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     Cookies [C:\Users\burrm\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies]
03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     Local Settings [C:\Users\burrm\AppData\Local]
03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     My Documents [C:\Users\burrm\Documents]
03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     NetHood [C:\Users\burrm\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Network Shortcuts]
03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     PrintHood [C:\Users\burrm\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Printer Shortcuts]
03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     Recent [C:\Users\burrm\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent]
03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     SendTo [C:\Users\burrm\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo]
03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     Start Menu [C:\Users\burrm\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu]
03/22/2013  04:43 PM    <JUNCTION>     Templates [C:\Users\burrm\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates]
               0 File(s)              0 bytes
              10 Dir(s)  235,974,418,432 bytes free

c:\Users\burrm>dir /a Pictures
Volume in drive C is Windows
Volume Serial Number is 6C77-7B24

Directory of c:\Users\burrm\Pictures

08/16/2019  02:19 PM    <DIR>          .
08/16/2019  02:19 PM    <DIR>          ..
02/15/2017  06:54 PM           600,217 2017.five.year.employees.PNG
08/16/2019  02:19 PM             5,076 256px-Hammer_and_sickle.svg.png

#
# a whole bunch of files and directories...
#

12/12/2017  11:27 AM            47,293 xmas.2016.jpg
              63 File(s)     17,819,041 bytes
               9 Dir(s)  235,973,435,392 bytes free

c:\Users\burrm>


And here is what I see in TCC:

Code:
C:\Users\mburr>ver

TCC  23.00.30 x64   Windows 7 [Version 6.1.7601]

C:\Users\mburr>dir /a:L

Volume in drive C is Windows      Serial number is 6c77:7b24
Directory of  C:\Users\mburr\*

11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    Application Data [C:\Users\mburr\AppData\Roaming]
11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    Cookies [C:\Users\mburr\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Cookies]
11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    Local Settings [C:\Users\mburr\AppData\Local]
11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    My Documents [C:\Users\mburr\Documents]
11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    NetHood [C:\Users\mburr\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Network Shortcuts]
11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    PrintHood [C:\Users\mburr\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Printer Shortcuts]
11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    Recent [C:\Users\mburr\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Recent]
11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    SendTo [C:\Users\mburr\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\SendTo]
11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    Start Menu [C:\Users\mburr\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Start Menu]
11/09/2018  14:59    <JUNCTION>    Templates [C:\Users\mburr\AppData\Roaming\Microsoft\Windows\Templates]
                   0 bytes in 0 files and 10 dirs
     235,974,418,432 bytes free

C:\Users\mburr>dir /a Pictures

Volume in drive C is Windows      Serial number is 6c77:7b24
Directory of  C:\Users\mburr\Pictures\*

11/09/2018  14:59         <DIR>    .
11/09/2018  14:59         <DIR>    ..
11/09/2018  14:59             504  desktop.ini
                 504 bytes in 1 file and 2 dirs    4,096 bytes allocated
     235,974,418,432 bytes free

C:\Users\mburr>

I'm hoping that this isn't something more serious than user error.
 
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