How to show hidden files and Folder in Windows 10 PC

By default Windows OS doesn’t show hidden files or folder or drives. These hidden files are mostly system files but you can manually hide any file / folder or drive. System files are hidden on purpose as moving or deleting these files may cause Windows to malfunction. But at times you might want to show hidden files and Folder in Windows 10 PC.

STEPS TO SHOW Hidden files and Folder in Windows 10 PC

  1. Go to Start Menu -> Settings ->Update and Security.
Show Hidden files and Folder in Windows 10
Show Hidden files and Folder in Windows 10

2. Now click on “For Developers” Option.

Show Hidden files and Folder in Windows 10

3. Scroll down to Change Settings for hidden files and system files. Click on Show settings.

4. Now Change settings for Hidden files from “Don’t show hidden files, folders and drives” to show “hidden files, folders and drives

Show Hidden files and Folder in Windows 10

Now when you will open and folder with hidden files or folder they will be visible.