How to see hidden folders?

To enable display of hidden folders for Windows XP use "Tools→Folder Options" menu item of Windows Explorer.

'Tools→Folder Options' of Windows Explorer in Windows XP

Then select "View" tab (arrow 1 on the image) and enable "Show hidden files and folders" option (arrow 2 on the image). Then press "Apply" (arrow 3 on the image).

Enable 'Show hidden files and folders' in Windows XP

For Windows Vista/7 use "Tools→Folder Options" menu item of Windows Explorer.

'Tools→Folder Options' of Windows Explorer in Windows Vista/7

Then select "View" tab (arrow 1 on the image) and enable "Show hiddent files, folders and drives" option (arrow 2 on the image). Then press "Apply" (arrow 3 on the image).

Enable 'Show hidden files and folders' in Windows Vista/7