Tip & How-To about Computers & Internet
1. Normal Configuration (setting)
Most of us know how to set the Show Hidden Files from the Windows Explorer but if in case this tweak doesn't work we need to do something more important in the Registry or using Command Prompt. For beginners i also include how to set the Show Hidden Files in the Windows Explorer.
Step 1. Open Windows Explorer (eg. My Computer) and click on the Tools Menu as shown in below.
Step 2. Click on the Folder Options, you’ll see a toolbox (as shown below) :
Now click on the View Tab
Step 3. Check (select) the Show Hidden Files and Folders
Step 4. Apply and then OK
If this doesn’t workfollow then include the Step 5
Step 5. Scroll down the Folder Options toolbox and uncheck the “Hide protected operating system files(Recommended)”
A warning dialog box will pop up, Click Yes
And then Apply – Ok
Even after you’re done all these changes and you can't still see the hidden files and folders, then go to next tip: Show Hidden Files and Folders_2
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