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How to create Hidden Folder in windows|computer Tips

Usually, people will create a hidden folder in modern Windows operating
system by setting the folder properties as hidden. But it’s not really
convenient since you have to alter the file/folder viewing setting everytime you
wish to view the hidden folder.

Is there any shortcut to this?

The method below was applied using Windows Vista, but I think you can do it
with Windows XP or some earlier Windows versions as well. To create a hidden
folder without having to mess up with the file/folder viewing setting…

1) Firstly, on your desktop press Right Click -> “New” -> “Folder”

2) Rename the folder and press Alt0160 simultaneously (use Alt key plus the
numbers in numpad). You will see the folder name disappear.

3) Right-click on the folder, and clock on “Properties” -> “Customize”.
Change the folder icon into none.

Voila!

The folder will reappear when you highlight all the icons on your desktop or
click on the spot where the ‘hidden folder’ is located.

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