How much do you know about how to hide partition to protect important data? Literal meaning of hiding partition is that we can make a certain partition not shown in our computer. In this way, the hidden partition seems to disappear.
In our daily life, we may need to perform hiding partition for some purposes: we may hide partition to protect our game progress; we may hide partition to save some photos in our precious memory or we can hide partition to protect important data (like important files of our company). All in all, when we don’t want to show some important information in certain disk partitions to others, we can choose to hide partition.
First, users can hide partition to protect important data by using Disk Management, but it may be a little difficult for them to achieve. The steps of using Disk Management include: right click “My Computer” and choose “Manage”- click “Disk Management” – right click a partition and choose “Change Drive Letter and Paths” – choose “Remove” and select “Yes”. Users can see the final interface from the above screenshot.
Because it’s a little difficult for users to hide partition to protect important data by using DM, here we would like to recommend a third party tool, MiniTool Partition Wizard to users. Using this tool to hide a disk partition is quite easy for users to operate. As the above image shows, users need to click a partition they want to hide and then choose “Hide Partition”. The remaining steps can be completed according to the tips in this partition magic.
Note: If users want to show the hidden partition on their computer, they can use “Unhide Partition” function of this software.
After reading the above content, users can choose to use this partition magic to hide partition to protect important data on their own if they are interested in this software. The detailed steps are shown in the certain page.