How to hide or unhide folders in windows 8

Here we  are showing how to hide and un-hide Folders and files in windows 8.

Normally we need to hide some folders.

so here you can learn how to hide files or else folders.


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  • Tick Hidden then Apply > ok
  • OK Now you can see the new folder as in this screenshot.
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  • Then Click View ( on folder top side ) > Deselect Hidden Items.
  • Now New folder has hidden completely.


  • How to Get back Hidden Folder ?
Click View ( on folder top side ) > Deselect Hidden Items. Then showing folder like in this picture.
  • Go to this folder properties and Deselect Hidden tick, then Apply.