To Show Hidden Files, Folders, and Drives in Windows 7

To Show Hidden Files, Folders, and Drives in Windows 7

  • Go to Control panel
  • Open `Folders Options` File Icon
  • Select the `View` Tab

(However this will also allow hidden drives to be shown to stop this check ` hide empty drives in the Computer folder )

  • Select the dot next to Show hidden files, folders, and drives.
  • Click the Apply button.

To NOT Show Hidden Files, Folders, and Drives

Select the dot next to Don’t Show hidden files, folders, and drives.
Click the Apply button.