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Thursday 26 June 2014

Hide or Unhide the file in C#

The below code snippet will help you to make a file hidden if its not and unhide the file if its hidden.

Get File Attributes

FileAttributes attributes = File.GetAttributes("YOUR_FILE_PATH");

If you want to unhide the file use the below code...

if((attributes & FileAttributes.Hidden) == FileAttributes.Hidden)
attributes = RemoveAttributes(attributes, FileAttributes.Hidden);
File.SetAttribute = ("YOUR_FILE_PATH", attributes);

If you want to hide the file use the below code...

File.SetAttribute = ("YOUR_FILE_PATH", File.GetAttributes("YOUR_FILE_PATH") | FileAttributes.Hidden);

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