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How to SuperHide your private/secret files using cmd 

Hii geeks !!

How it feels when someone borrows your personal laptop and opens your private files that you don’t want to share.

Today we will learn how to safely hide secret/private files in our computer without using any software. All we need is just a command prompt. Let’s go.

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How to SuperHide Secret Files using CMD


Go to the directory of file or folder you want to hide.


After reaching to the folder, hold down shift & press right click anywhere then select “open command window here” option. This option will open the command window with current directory.


Type “attrib +h +s +r” without quotes and press enter. Done, All the files contained in current folder will be hidden.

Type “attrib +h +s +r folder_name” without quotes to hide the entire folder.

Thats it, Done

Unhiding the Files 

Type “attrib -h -s -r” without quotes and press enter. This will unhide all the files contained in a folder.

Type “attrib -h -r -s” without quotes. This will unhide the entire folder.


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