Hai Guys welcome to our website Tricksclues.com,Trick to hide files and folders using Command Prompt. The most important thing is that, once hidden with this method, the files/folders cannot be viewed by any search options even if you click “Show All Hidden Files and Folders”.
For Example: You have a folder named “HD Songs” and this folder is stored in (Disk Drive E). You think that it should not be seen by strangers who use your PC.You just need to follow below steps to run it in to hide files and folders using Command Prompt.
For that you need to follow the following Steps:
- Press windowkey+R: Run command dialog box appears.
- Now type “cmd” and hit enter. A command prompt window displays.
- Now type “attrib +s +h E:collegephotos” and hit enter.
- The folder “collegephotos” will be hidden (Note: It cannot be viewed by any search options)
(To view this folder again, use the same command but replace ‘+’ with ‘-‘ on both flags ‘s’ and ‘h’)