Wednesday, March 27, 2013

How To Enable / Disable Hidden Files And Folders

This is a basic windows option to view hidden files on a computer. Do you want to check up the hidden files on your computer. Just enable the below option.

Hidden files

How To View Hidden Files On Your Computer

  • Open My Computer. You can use Win+E shortcut to open My computer.
  • Go to Tools > Folder Options. On windows 7 Menu bar should be enable to view this options
  • Navigate to View Tab.
  • Tick Show hidden files, folders and drives radio button.
Folder options, Enable hidden files
  • Press Apply button at bottom to save the settings.
  • That's it now you can view Hidden files on your computer.

How To Disable Hidden Files And Folders 

  •  Tick Don't show hidden files, folders and drives radio button. 
Follow same steps for windows xp, windows vista and windows 7 operating systems.

Read: How To Change Taskbar Position In Windows 7
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