Sometimes, we need to hide partition in external hard drive. When we save some important files in our external hard drive, we may be very worried about these files deleted by other people carelessly if they use it; or we may worry about whether a few confidential data saved in external hard disk will be found by others. The easy way to protect our data is to hide a partition.
We just need to save the data we want to hide to a certain external hard disk partition and then hide this partition. Considering that some users may not know how to hide partition in external hard drive, next, we will show them two methods for hiding partition with ease.
Firstly, users should click “Start”, right click “My Computer” and choose “Manage” to get the main interface of “Computer Management”.
Secondly, users should click “Disk Management” to see the disk list.
Thirdly, they can right click the partition containing data that users want to hide and choose the option of “Change Drive Letter and Paths”.
Fourthly, they should click “Remove” in the small window and choose “Yes” to carry out changes.
Finally, users can see that they have successfully hidden the certain partition.
Firstly, users need to choose a partition they wan to hide in the main interface of MiniTool Partition Wizard and click “Hide Partition” from the left action panel.
Then, users should click “Apply”.
The two practical methods in this article teach users how to hide partition in external hard drive. Users can select a suitable way to hide a partition. Here we’d like to advice users to know more details about realizing hiding partition with the help of this partition magic before they start to perform operations.