Hidden Files - Techist - Tech Forum

Go Back   Techist - Tech Forum > Computer Software > Microsoft Windows and Software
Click Here to Login
Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 02-05-2005, 06:46 PM   #1 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 15
Send a message via AIM to SlySniper
Question Hidden Files

Hi,

Well, I have some files I need to hide, but the thing is, when I right click on it and click the little box Hide, where does it go so I can retreive it? I have some old files I need that I have hiden, but I have no clue where they are. Someone please help.

Thanks
__________________

SlySniper is offline  
Old 02-05-2005, 07:18 PM   #2 (permalink)
Techie Beyond Description
 
Osiris's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 36,817
Send a message via ICQ to Osiris Send a message via AIM to Osiris Send a message via MSN to Osiris Send a message via Yahoo to Osiris
Default

Go to tools, then folder options, then view, then look for show hidden files and folders and your good to go
__________________

__________________
Osiris is offline  
Old 02-05-2005, 07:26 PM   #3 (permalink)
Content Team
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 189
Default

I will try to help.Open a folder on your desktop.Go to the top of the toolbar and left click tools. Then choose folder options. when folder options opens left click the view tab. Then scroll down to hidden files and folders and left click (show hidden files and folders).Then search by file name.
geekster is offline  
Old 02-05-2005, 07:28 PM   #4 (permalink)
Content Team
 
Join Date: Dec 2004
Posts: 189
Default

Sorry, warez monster , we must have posted at the same time.
geekster is offline  
Old 02-05-2005, 07:35 PM   #5 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 15
Send a message via AIM to SlySniper
Default

hey, thanks to both of ya! one more question, Can hidden files be serched for while they are still hidden?
SlySniper is offline  
Old 02-05-2005, 07:36 PM   #6 (permalink)
Techie Beyond Description
 
Osiris's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 36,817
Send a message via ICQ to Osiris Send a message via AIM to Osiris Send a message via MSN to Osiris Send a message via Yahoo to Osiris
Talking

Aint no problem. Thats what were here for.
__________________
Osiris is offline  
Old 02-05-2005, 07:38 PM   #7 (permalink)
Techie Beyond Description
 
Osiris's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Kentucky
Posts: 36,817
Send a message via ICQ to Osiris Send a message via AIM to Osiris Send a message via MSN to Osiris Send a message via Yahoo to Osiris
Default

Sure can't. Give it a try.
__________________
Osiris is offline  
Old 02-05-2005, 08:01 PM   #8 (permalink)
Newb Techie
 
Join Date: Feb 2005
Posts: 15
Send a message via AIM to SlySniper
Default

cool! thx to both of ya again!
__________________

SlySniper is offline  
Closed Thread

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are Off




Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:30 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.