Windows 8.1 - Easily hide your files or folders

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Windows 8.1 - Easily hide your files or folders



How to easily hide a file or folder under Windows 8.1?

Method 1

  • In this article you will learn how to hide 8 files under Windows.
  • Right-click on the file or folder > Properties.
  • Go to General > Attributes.
  • Check "Hidden" and click on Apply.

Method 2

  • Open Windows Explorer.
  • Select your file or folder.
  • Select the View tab and in "Show/Hide", click on "Hide selected" items.
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Jean-François Pillou - Founder of CCM
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