Intro: How to Hide Your Files
In this instructable i will show you how to hide your files with a very small chance of finding them.
This will be helpful if you have a nosy IT guy or you need to keep a secret.
This is my First Instructable so please give me feedback
Step 1: Materials and Tools
For this project you will need:
- A PC with notepad or Notepad++ installed
-A need for hiding files
-A flash drive SD card or other removable Storage Media
Step 2: Preperation
First you will want to create a new zip folder and your file.
Before proceeding make sure that in your folder Options the hide file extensions for known file types is unchecked so all files have a visible extension.
Step 3: Creation
First you need to Put your files into a compressed zip folder and then rename the folder to whatever you want. After Completing that you can proceed to rename the last part of the folder to lnk and it will appear to be a shortcut. after that you will see that you can go into properties and change the icon to settings and it will look like this.
Step 4: Great Job
If you did this correctly it should look normal and you can put it wherever you want.