How to hide a folder

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If you hide a folder it is still quite easy for others to be able to view them if they follow the instructions at

But most users on a domain/network probably won’t know how to do this unless they really look into it.

To hide a folder from others on a domain/network:

1) Right click the folder you wish to hide
2) Click properties
3) Tick hidden, click ok

If the folder includes confidential data, hiding the folder is not recommended but instead I would recommend applying security permissions to the folder.

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