Hide Files and Folders(Make them invisible)

Edited by Michael Mangada, Charmed, Eng, Christine dela Cruz and 1 other

I know most of you want the safest and most reliable folder and files hider, I recommend Easy File Locker from XOSLAB. (For those who has wife and girlfriend, lol)



  1. 1
    Download and install Easy File Locker from XOSLAB
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  2. 2
    Now open it and set password by clicking the key Icon
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  3. 3
    After you set your password, choose file by clicking the Plus Icon on the tool bar and click the ..
    to navigate to the file.
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  4. 4
    If you want the whole folder you can click the Plus Icon inside the box and click ...
    to navigate to the path.
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  5. 5
    Now press the Start or the Play Icon to for it to start hiding the files or folders
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  6. 6
    Check the files and folders you have locked they are not there, now close the folder lock and open it again to see if the password protection is enabled
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Tips Tricks & Warnings

  • Now for the password you might want to check out my post about the 'unhackable' password. Make Unhackable Password
  • And also you can set the files and the folders to visible but you can make it inaccessible.
  • Do not forget your password.
  • Be careful in downloading other types of software that are said to hide files and folders. If you easily trust any software, that may eventually compromise the files that you hide using that software.

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