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How to Hide Local Disk Drive of Computer without any Softwares.

Nowadays we all have many personal files like pictures, videos, films etc which we don’t want to show in local disks of our computer for privacy reasons. So we can hide those entire local disk drives in our computer and we can access the drive later when we need.

 

 Mostly many people might don’t know how to hide these disk drives manually without using any softwares and in general we find many softwares in the internet to  lock local  hards disks of our computer/laptop. But without any softwares, we can hide local disk drives in few seconds of time by using this simple trick.
Let’s check it out here,

 

How to Hide Local Disk Drive of Computer:

  • Go to  ‘Start’ then ‘Run’ and now type ‘Diskpart’
  • A New window will open, In this window type ‘list volume’ then all your drives present in your system will appear.

 

Hide local disk drive of computer without any software

 [ Note – check clearly about which Volume ### is Matching with which Ltr in your system.

As in the picture,  Volume 3 is assigned for Drive E ]

 

  • Type  ‘select volume 3’  and press ‘Enter’
  • Then type ‘remove letter E’ and again press ‘Enter’
  That’s it. Now go to your My Computer, you will find Drive E as Hidden.

 

Once again, check all the above steps in the below picture.

Hide local disk drive of computer

 

 

 How to UnHide Disk Drive of Computer:

 

  • Go to ‘Start’ then ‘Run’ and now type ‘Diskpart’
  • A New window will open, in this window Type ‘list volume’ then all your drives present in your system will appear.
  • Type ‘select volume 3’  and press ‘Enter’.
  • Then type ‘assign letter E’ and again press ‘Enter’.

Now go to your My computer and you will find Drive E as UnHidden which means your hidden drive starts appearing.

 

UnHide local disk drive of computer without any software

 

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 If you have any doubts or problems regarding how to Hide/Unhide local disk drive of the computer, you can ask in the below comments.

 

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