Showing Hidden Files and Folders in Windows XP
May 16, 2007 2 Comments
Sometimes it is necessary to show the hidden files and folders in Windows XP to do some necessary tasks.
Show Hidden Files and Folder in Windows XP
- Click Start and then Run….
- Type control folders in the Run dialog box.
- Click OK.
- The Folder Options applet should appear. Click the View tab. Refer to Image below.
- In the Advance settings: box located and enable Show hidden files and folders. Locate and uncheck Hide protected operating system files (recommended). Refer to Image below.
- Click Apply then OK.
Edited: May 4, 2012