how to show hidden files and folders in Windows 7

Here you can learn that how to display or show hidden files and folders.

follow these steps:

1. Click On ‘Open Folder and Search Options’.

2. Click the View tab.
3. Under Advanced settings, click Show hidden files, folders, and drives, and then click OK.

What is the Hidden File
We can’t see a hidden file, it’s an ordinary file in all other respects. You can set whether a file is hidden or visible by changing its properties. following are the steps for doing this:

1. Right-click a file icon, and then click Properties.

2. Go to Attributes, select the Hidden check box, and then click OK.