Hidden files on the C drive of your computer are typically system files which rarely require manual alteration by users of the system. Unhiding the information on the C drive enables you to see those formerly hidden files as you would any other, allowing you to change, move, or alter their structure if required. This procedure takes less than a minute to accomplish.
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Right click "Start." Click "Explore."
Click on "Tools," open "Folder Options," click on the "View" tab, check the box to "Show Hidden Files," and uncheck the box to "Hide Protected Files."
Click on the "C" drive to view hidden files.
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