Are you using any third party softwares for hiding your important or personal files?
The most important thing is that it cannot be viewed by any search options even if you click
“Show All Hidden Files and Folders” it cannot be viewed
For Example you have a folder named “Personal Data” and this folder is stored in (Disk Drive D) and you want that it should not be visible for strangers who use your PC
Step 1: press Windows key on keyboard + R (Open Run Command Dialog Box) Or go to start and type Run and press OK or enter, it will execute and Opens Run Command Dialog Box
Step 2: Now type cmd in the Run Command Dialog Box
by doing this you ill get a command prompt displayed
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Step 3: Now write the following code in command prompt
attrib +s +h D:Personal Data
Hit enter button
The folder “Personal Data” will be hidden (Note: It cannot be viewed by any search options)
How To Get Back The Folder:
To view this folder once again, instead of ‘+‘ enter ‘–‘ for the both s and h attributes in the code.