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How to Enable Show Hidden Files and Folders in Windows 7/8/10

There are many good reasons you might want to show hidden files and folders in your searches and folder views but most of the time it’s because you’re dealing with a Windows problem and you need access to one of these important files to edit or delete.enable show hidden files folders windows 7-8-10

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On the other hand, if hidden files are, in fact, showing but you instead want to hide them, it’s just a matter of reversing the toggle. Here’s our guide on How to show display hidden files in Windows 7, Windows 10, Windows 8,

How to display hidden files and folders in Windows 7.

#1. Select the Start button, then select Control Panel > Appearance and Personalization.       

#2. Select Folder Options, then select the View tab.

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#3. Under Advanced settings, select Show hidden files, folders, and drives, and then select apply and OK.


 

How to display hidden files and folders in Windows 8

#1. Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, then select Search (or if you’re using a mouse, point to the upper-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer down, and then select Search).

#2. Type folder in the search box, then select Folder Options from the search results.

#3. Select the View tab.

#4. Under Advanced settings, select Show hidden files, folders, and drives, and then select apply and OK.


 

How to display hidden files and folders in Windows 10.

#1. In the search box on the taskbar, type folder, and then select Show hidden files and folders from the search results.

#2. Under Advanced settings, select Show hidden files, folders, and drives, and then select apply and OK.

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Conclusion:

We hope this post help for show hidden files and folders.applies to: windows 7, windows 10, windows 8,  please share this article and leave’s it’s comment’s below!!

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