To hide a folder on your computer Windows will need to use a specific program that makes the chosen folders invisible and thus inaccessible to any user. So even if the user is on the site where the folder is saved, you can not see it. The tip is useful when you need to hide some important or sensitive files, which can not fall into the wrong hands. Follow the step by step.
How to hide, hide and protect secret formulas in Excel
Step 1. Go to Google and download the program ‘Free Hide Folder’ , which is who will do the job of hiding the folders on your PC.
Step 2. In the program’s home screen, click “Add” to add a folder to the software. Navigate through the folder tree to find the folder you want to hide. Select it and click the “OK” button.
Step 3. Clicking on the “Password” option, you can set a password to access the program. So even if someone will find the program on your computer, it will need to know the password to open it. Enter the password and click “OK”.
Step 4. To make the folder visible again, select it in the program and click “Unhide”.
Ready! Thus your most important folders will be safe from prying eyes.