Create an Invisible Folder on Windows 10

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    The first thing that we need to do is right-click on an empty space on the desktop.
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    Hover your mouse over "New", and click on "Folder" on the new menu that appears.
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    We need to name the folder, but simply clicking on the space bar won't help here.
    Press and hold the 'Alt' key. Then press "0, 1, 6, 0". Let go of 'Alt'. The name of the folder will be blank.
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    Next, we need to change the icon.
    To do this, we need to right-click the folder and go to "Properties".
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    Go to the "Customize" tab and click "Change Icon".
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    Now, we need to select a blank icon.
    In this case, there are several blank icons here. We can choose one of them.
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    Click on "OK", then click on "OK" once more.
    Once it is done, the folder will disappear.
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    To find it, we can move the mouse cursor, and it will blink when it passes over the folder.
    We could also select everything on the screen, by clicking, holding, and dragging the selection box.
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    This concludes our tutorial on how to create an invisible folder on Windows 10 computers.
    Thank you for watching VisiHow. If you have any other comments or questions, please leave them in the "Comments" section below.
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Recent edits by: Eng, Ash0hley, Lukward Thomason

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