Friday, October 10, 2014

Make an invisible Folder to protect private files

There is a way to keep your private files secure on your computer if someone else have an access to it. You can hide folders in Windows without and third party software.

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1) Create a new folder anywhere you want, name it anything you want.
2) Right click on the folder and select Properties ->Customize tab ->Change Icon and after select one of blank icons from icons list.
3) Now we need to hide name to make it 100% undetectable. Right click on that folder and choose Rename line. While renaming press Ctrl on the keyboard and type 255 ( Rename as Ctrl+255 ).
4) And you can see now folder is completely hidden. And to find it go to that directory where is placed folder and press Ctrl+A to select all icons from the directory you are in it.

You can add any private files to a hidden folder and keep them safe.