Tip: Quick Way to Hide a Folder Without Any Software
Hiding a file or a folder using this method is very useful for example for people doing presentations. You can still keep your files in a folder on desktop for fast access, but it will be invisible to other people. Also it does not require any additional software.
Create new or select any file or folder
Right click it and select Rename. You can also press F2 instead
Press and hold Alt key. While holding it type numbers 0160 from the numeric pad
Press Enter and item with no name will be created
Right click it and select Properties
Select Customize tab and then click Change icon button
Scroll right and there should be few blank icons. Click on one of them, click OK
File or folder becomes invisible.
To enter it simple select part of the screen where it is and press Enter
This method only hides a file or a folder. It does not protect form viewing or opening by other person.