Hide Files & Folders in Windows 8.1, 8,7

This simple tutorial is for windows beginners.Some times we need to protect our files from others especially personal photos videos and documents.If you are using a computer in a home or  in college you should know this easy trick to secure all files from others.In this tutorial i will show you how to hide files in Windows 8.1,8 and in Windows 7 easily in less than 20 seconds.The procedure is same for all Windows operating systems.If you feel any difficulties post your comments.

Hide files or folders in Windows 8.1 and Windows 8:

  1. Open any Folder in your computer.
  2. Right click on it  then select properties in options.(select folder and click on alt+Enter).
  3. Then you will see a option Hidden like in the below picture.
  4. Click on Hidden then click on Apply.
  5. Refresh now.Surely you will not see your folder.
Hide folder in Windows 8.1

Select hidden option

Check out this video for  more understanding.Hide files and folders in Windows.



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2 comments… add one
  • & how to bring it back?

  • it’s very easy and its very use full for us but any one can open the hidden files sir, so i want to know how to lock the folder means we want to give the password to folder its very good idea and its secure sir,


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