If you use your computer in your home or office then your family member or office stuff uses your computer. So, you need to be careful about your sensitive and private data. There are many apps and software available on the internet to hide files and folders in Windows 7. But, this article I will provide you the easiest method to hide folders without any apps or software. Follow few steps to know, how to hide files and folders in Windows 7.
First step: Hide Files and Folders Using My Computer
1. Open your my computer.
3. Within folder options select the View tab.
Under Hidden files and folders section, select “Don’t show hidden files, folders, or drivers” redial box.
After that, you need to follow felow second step to hide a folder in your computer.
Second step: Hide your Selected Folder Using Folder Options
1. Choose a folder which you want to hide.
Right-click on the file or folder which you want to hide.
2. Your selected folder dialog box will open. Under the General tab, you will see few options.
Go to Attributes section and check the Hidden checkbox.
After that, you will not see your recently selected folder on your computer. Using the same way you can hide any folder on Windows 7.