There are lots of software available on the internet by which you can lock your folder. But if you want to hide a folder without any software you can use cmd to hide any folder or file.
Lets learn How to hide a folder using cmd ?
Suppose a folder ABC in D: drive
Step 3: Now start run command using “window key + R”.
Step 4: A Run Command Dialog Box will Appear. Now type ” cmd ” and press Enter.
Step 5: Now in command prompt type “attrib +s +h FOLDER_LOCATION”
like “attrib +s +h D:ABC”
Now check D Drive, your folder will be invisible or hidden.
Step 6: How to Unhide a folder using cmd ?
To unhide the folder replace all the “+” with “-” in the above command. I.e “attrib -s -h FOLDER_LOCATION”
like attrib -s -h D:ABC
Its that easy to hide a folder using cmd, you did not need any software or tool. Just remember this one line command.
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