Learn How to Hide Drive from Your Computer

There is something called personal. Sometime we want to hide our personal and sensitive information from other people. Generally we use folder hide software. Though it’s safe from most of the people but not from the expert ones. In this case I have a better solution which needs no software. Just by using some command you can hide drive from your computer very easily. So let’s start the trick …

I will show you this trick by hiding drive O of my computer.

hide drive from your computer (Techmasi.com)

1. Go to run and write “diskpart” and press enter. You will find a new window like below.

hide drive from your computer (Techmasi.com)

2. Write “list volume” in that window. Then will get a list of all drives in your computer. Same as below picture.

hide drive from your computer (Techmasi.com)

3. Then you need to select the volume that you want to hide by writing “select volume 3”. You have to write the volume number instead of 3. As my O lettered volume is 3, I wrote 3.

hide drive from your computer (Techmasi.com)

4. Then write “remove letter O” to hide the selected drive. I wrote O, as my volume 3 is named O. See in the below picture, my O drive has gone.

hide drive from your computer (Techmasi.com)

hide drive from your computer (Techmasi.com)5. In order to make your drive visible again you need to follow 1-3 steps and write “assign letter O”. See below

hide drive from your computer (Techmasi.com)

So, I think you have learned how to hide drive from your computer. Please feel free to report your problem or give your advice via comment. If you like this trick, please share with your friends.

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  1. Sasikumar Krishnan May 27, 2014
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