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Windows 7: How to make a folder AND its contents hidden and unsearchable?

16 Jun 2013   #1
jameslieb1

Windows 7 Home Premium
 
 
How to make a folder AND its contents hidden and unsearchable?

I made the folder hidden using this command in the command prompt:

attrib +s +h "foldername"

This makes the folder hidden and not show up in search results, HOWEVER, if I search for the name of a file within that folder, it will appear in the search results. How do I make the folder AND its contents hidden and unsearchable.


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16 Jun 2013   #2
darkfriday

Windows 7 Home Prem x32
 
 

Stop downloading so much porn
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16 Jun 2013   #3
jgiels

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7601 Multiprocessor Free Service Pack 1
 
 

LOL
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16 Jun 2013   #4
OvenMaster

Win7 Pro 32bit; Zorin OS 9 Core (in VM)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jameslieb1 View Post
I made the folder hidden using this command in the command prompt:

attrib +s +h "foldername"

This makes the folder hidden and not show up in search results, HOWEVER, if I search for the name of a file within that folder, it will appear in the search results. How do I make the folder AND its contents hidden and unsearchable.
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16 Jun 2013   #5
ThrashZone

Win-7-Pro64bit 7-H-Prem-64bit
 
 

LOL,
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16 Jun 2013   #6
derekimo

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

 
 

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by jameslieb1 View Post
I made the folder hidden using this command in the command prompt:

attrib +s +h "foldername"

This makes the folder hidden and not show up in search results, HOWEVER, if I search for the name of a file within that folder, it will appear in the search results. How do I make the folder AND its contents hidden and unsearchable.
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