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 Can I hide files and folders on USB external drive


WinMend Folder Hidden is a free file/folder hiding tool. This application can hide files and folders not only on local partitions, but also on USB external drive. The hidden files and folders will be safely hidden whether the drive is accessed in another operating system on the same computer or reinstalled on another computer.

How to hide files and folders on USB external drive

Step 1 Connect an external hard drive with a computer and download WinMend Folder Hidden from official website to the external hard drive. Set the external hard drive be the setup destination location when you install it.

 

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Step 2 Set a password on below box, when you first run WinMend Folder Hidden.Input 6 to 15 characters by numbers or letters in the blank as password. And confirmation is needed. Enter your password to use this hide files software.

 

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Step 3 Click Hide Folder or Hide Files to hide your folders or Hide File(s) to hide your files. The path will be your external hard drive folders or files.

 

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Note:

1. You should always keep the passwords in mind in case you might not be able to open and unhide the folders and files with no password.

2. The password of WinMend Folder Hidden on USB external drive is the same as the one on your original computer where the program was installed.

3. If you use the USB drive on another computer without WinMend Folder Hidden, you need to set a password for it and then use the password to enter your WinMend Folder Hidden, which can protect the security of your hidden files.

4. If you use the USB drive on another computer with WinMend Folder Hidden, you will need to enter the password of the program on the computer and then use the password to enter your WinMend Folder Hidden.

 

 

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