To Reveal Hidden Files and Folders in Windows 8.1 and Windows 10

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Open Windows Explorer

Click on the View Tab in the Top Ribbon

Click on Hidden Items Check Box

To Reveal Hidden Files and Folders in Windows 7

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Open Windows Explorer

Click on Organise on the top menu

Click on Folder and search options from the drop down menu.  The Folder Options window will now open

Click on the View Tab

Click on the radio button which says “Show hidden files, folders and drives”

Click on Ok