Show hidden program or system files
Showing hidden files can come in handyfor example, say you've tried to delete everything from a floppy disk and the disk properties still indicate 100K of disk space is being used by hidden files.
To see hidden files, follow these steps in any folder window:
- On the Tools menu, click Folder Options.
- Click the View tab.
- Choose the Show hidden files and folders radio button.
Warning! Don't be tempted to delete system files that Windows needswhen in doubt, leave them as you found them!