How to show hidden files in Windows 10
Published September 17, 2015
- Open the File Explorer by clicking the folder icon in the Task Bar. You can also use the Windows key shortcut (Win+E) to open it.
- Click the menu to display the ribbon along the top of the window.
- Check the Hidden items checkbox. This will close the ribbon and display any hidden files in the current folder.
- If you no longer want to show hidden files, simply uncheck the Hidden items checkbox.