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Create invisible folder

Create invisible folder in windows & xp by using follwing tricks. The folder will not be hidden but will be invisible to eyes, as it’ll be same as background & it’s icon is like that.

Steps are below:-
1)Right Click on the desktop.Make a new folder
2)Now rename the folder to a unnamed one (to do this u have to hold ALT key and type 0160 or hold on Alt key and type 255(numlock should be on & use numpads ) ).
3)Now u have a folder with out a name.
4)Right click on the folder>properties>customize. Click on change icon.
5)Scroll a bit, u should find some empty spaces,(empty or blank iconimage) Click on any one of them. Press ok.

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  1. Vishal Chaudhary says

    Gr8 trick………………………….. Mast hai Try and Njoy it………!

  2. Gamz says

    its cool but you cant do that to more than to 2 folders in the same folder because of the “file already with that name problem”

  3. armature says

    to make 2 folders in same dir, type the combination 2ce ie 1 folder would be ‘ ‘ and the other ‘ ‘ (double space)

  4. Senthil says

    I cannot able to delete this folder

  5. Shreya says

    excuse me…
    the foldeer can b dltd easily…

  6. Tina says

    Hey Martin,

    None of these works dear….. here alllllllllllllllll the sites are blocked!!!!!!!!!!!!

    ~Tina

  7. Tina says

    Hey Martin,

    This is AweSome!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I’ve tried creating a folder and it worked……. I love you for this!!!!!

    ~Tina

  8. Nitin says

    that Alt +0160, or Alt+255 thing is not working, after typing dat nothing happens, pls state it step wise exactly…thank you……waiting!!

  9. Arpit Sharma says

    that Alt +0160, or Alt+255 thing is not working, after typing dat nothing happens, pls state it step wise exactly…thank you……waiting

  10. Arpit Sharma says

    You had not take support of a suitable language for explain this process.so explain in a well manner that what can do by me as one by one………

  11. VS says

    Arpit Sharma …it’s better you take support and improve your English ‘cos it sucks !!!!

  12. danny says

    ya right, ive i know about it but in school the computer doesnt let you right click is there another way???

  13. Nag says

    Hai tina can u love me tooo… plz i too have many tips in windows

  14. MH says

    great trickkk !!!! it rly works 😀

  15. kj says

    I followed these steps to the letter but my folder is invisible but the name New Folder is still visible. I am using Windows XP on a laptop. Not sure if this works on laptops as well as desktops.

  16. jobinmartin says

    I don’t think there is a difference between laptops and desktops in using this method

  17. jobinmartin says

    Happy to hear that



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