Reasons for Hiding Partitions
Why do we hide partitions?
Simply, there are the following aspects.
1. When we manage our personal and
confidential data or files, we will need to hide partition of them.
we backup important
data and files in the system, we can save backup files in a hidden partition to
protect them from damages.
3. Hiding partitions will enable us to manage
frequently used partitions more conveniently.
4. Hiding partitions can
increase the searching speed of computers
How to Hide
To hide partitions, we will need MiniTool Partition Wizard. Later, I will introduce it to you. Users can download this disk
management software at http://www.partitionwizard.com/.
After downloading, install it to your machine properly.
This is the
main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard where we can see all disk condition
and partition condition. To hide partition storing private data, please select
the partition, and then click "Hide
Partition" functional button in the left interface. Next, we will
see the following change:
This is the very interface
after we click "Hide Partition" button. Here, we can see
clearly that the drive letter of the destination partition has been deleted and
its state is "Hidden". Nevertheless, this is just a preview
effect. If we want to get final hidden partition, we need to click "Apply" functional button to
perform all former operations.
Apart from setting hiding partitions, in all MiniTool Partition Wizard can
provide several tens of disk
management functions such as setting active partitions and primary
partitions, Create, Delete, Format, Resize, Move, Copy, Change Drive Letter, Wipe Partition, etc. If users want to
learn more about it, please visit the official website of MiniTool Partition