How to make Windows show all files

Configure Windows to show all files

  1. Press the Windows + R keys to open the Run dialog box.

  2. Type in the following text, and then press Enter.

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  3. In the Folder Options window, under View tab, select Show hidden files, folders, or drives.

  4. Uncheck the option, Hide protected operating system files (Recommended).

  5. Under Hidden files and folders, select Show hidden files and folders.

  6. Click Apply and OK.

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DOCID: v76079927_EndUserProfile_en_us
Operating System: Windows
Last modified: 10/06/2015