Windows 8.1 – Show Hidden Files

Show hidden files on Windows 8

I need to show hidden files on Windows 8.1 because I know how to do it on a Mac while creating a video tutorial for my other blog, and because I am too curious about it, so I looked for the answer of it.

In previous Windows OS versions, I was familiar with it and I guess you are too, however with version 8.1, it is very different due to the ribbon menu. I also wrote this specific tip about disable the start screen and check your Windows system, feel free to check it out if you need it.

However, like in every other things, it’s easy once you know it. I also found a good tutorial about it on

So let’s take a look on how we can show hidden files on Windows 8.1.

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