How to Hide Folder in Windows 10

Looking for the tricks to hide a folder in Windows 10? Well! There are many ways you can use in this context. You can use a handy tool to protect a folder with a password that will hide it from the access of other people and it will not be visible on its primary location and also free from antimalware service executable issue. But you can cover up a folder without using a tool too.

Hide a Folder Without Using a Software

Hide Folder

If you use a shared computer and are afraid that other users can change or delete some of your sensitive data, you can just put your data files in one folder and hide it from the access of others. That is a very simple technique you can apply by using Windows 10. Let’s see how you can do so.

  • To begin, go to the location where you have saved the folder you want to hide. Right-click the folder and select the option “Properties” that lie at the bottom of the options.
  • When the Properties of that folder open, at the bottom of the window you will see the option “Hidden”. Check this option. Click “Apply” to apply changes and “OK” to close this window.

Your folder is hidden now. Let’s check how to make it re-appear if you need to view its content or add a new file to it.

  • Now go to Windows Explorer. You will see a few tabs at the top. You should select “View” tab to show its content.
  • It will show you some check boxes where you have to click “Hidden Items” to mark it.
  • As soon as you mark this option, you will see the hidden files and folders. You can open your desired folder to view the files to make amendments accordingly.

Hide a Folder by Using a Software

Hide Folder By using Software

If you want to use a third-party app to do so, the best is “Easy File Locker.” which is free from dns unlocker adware if you’re already facing problems from this adware then check out this guide on how to delete dns unlocker first.

  • It can hide not only a file but also a folder. You need to download it (http://www.xoslab.com/efl.html) and install on your system.
  • Now open the tool to view its content. Here you will see a sign “+” surrounded by a box. Click this sign to add a folder. Browse your desired folder and add to it.
  • Now click “System” tab and select the option “Set Password.” It will show you a Window with password option where you have to add a password and re-enter it below to confirm. Click “OK” to save it.
  • You will see the folder is no more visible for others.
  • If you want to make it visible, you need to open “Easy File Locker” again and click “System” tab. Select the option “Stop Protection” to make the folder visible on its location.
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4 Popular Errors that made Users’ Lives Hell

4 Gadgets' Errors that made Consumers' Lives Hell

Everyone want their lives full of peace and hassle free. Science created machines to make our lives easy but when those robots don’t listen to us, it’s the most annoying moment on the Earth. One can fulfill his needs with a $20 phone with no advanced features but he buys a $600 phone to make his life easier and when it doesn’t happen, he wishes to break that device with a brick. In my whole life I never found a single machine that was lag free, android, Windows, Linux, Mac, iOS and other OS and devices all have some kind of problems with them, I’m waiting for a day when there will be no glitch in any of the device, may be that day will be end of the World. Anyway, I don’t want to make you feel like you’re going through a milky way so let’s start discussing some hilarious errors that just broke the internet when users tried to find their solutions.

iTunes 3194 Error:

If you’re a iOS geek you must be aware of this error, no matter how much advanced iTunes version you’re using you’ll face this error when you’ll try to upgrade your iOS to the latest iOS version. It is because of some uneeded ips in the host file of iTunes that conflicts with server connection and user face this error, below are methods to resolve this error:

iTunes 3194 Error

  • Remove ips from the host file.
  • Change your ip via any ip changer and proceed.

Runtime Error:

It happens when you try to run programs in Windows OS, it could be a compatibility issue or it also could be because of wrong software development. Below are solutions to fix it:

Runtime Error

  • Run program in compatibility modes, you can do it via program’s properties.
  • Try reinstalling the program again.
  • Update the program and run it again.

DNS error:

DNS errors are most common nowadays and they don’t let users to use internet with ease. Most famous ones are DNS server not responding and DNS server could not be found, by the way you can use this guide to fix DNS server not responding error. DNS errors can be resolved by the below solutions:

DNS error

  • Flush DNS cache
  • Restart or reset modem
  • Use public DNS

Android Errors:

Errors in Android devices are most common because of the Android OS, no doubt Androids have lots of features but they also have glitches. The most common ones are Insufficient Storage error and mobile network not available errors. By the way here is a fix to solve mobile network not available error.

mobile network not available error.

Solution for Insufficient storage:

  • Clean your phone and delete junk files.
  • Use clean master Android app.
  • add more storage by using a better storage card.

Solution for Mobile network not available:

  • Displace and again insert sim and battery.
  • Update current firmware.
  • Reset your phone to factory settings.