How to hid a file? is always an interesting question asked by everyone.
There are N number of ways to hide a file. This one is a traditional way to hide a file in windows.
In this trick, we are going to use notepad to hide a file.
1. Get into Windows console using “Start Windows button -> Run -> cmd”
2. Go to your desired directory where you want to hide your file.
3. Type the following given in double-quotes
4. The above command will launch notepad with an alert dialog to create a file. Click “Yes” on this to proceed.
5. That’s all you are done.
What you have done is, you just created two files.
file.txt – You can view this file in your directory
file.txt:hiddenfile.txt – Hidden file
You can edit the hidden file with the following command given within double-quotes.
Now you can use this file keep your important secrets.