How to Hide Files on Windows?

If you have some files and folders that are confidential, while someone else also have access to this computer, then you need to hide these files from others. Is there a way to hide them or prevent others who have access to this pc from opening the folder or file? Yes, there is. The steps are as followings.

Step One: Find the file or folder you want to hide.



Step Two: Right-click it and select “Properties” at the bottom.


Step Three: On the General pane of the Properties window, check the “Hidden” tab and click “Apply”. Your file or folder will be hidden.