We may need to show hidden partition on hard disk after we hide it, if we want to see the partition on hard disk again. We can hide a partition to protect important data and we can also unhide a partition to show the detailed information in it. Then, how to realize showing hidden partition?
Users can show hidden partition on hard disk with DM (Windows built-in small tool). How to find this tool easily? Users can find this tool and realize showing hidden partition successfully according to the following steps.
Firstly, right click “My Computer” and choose “Manage” to enter “Computer Management” interface.
Secondly, click “Disk Management” to get the list of all partitions on computer.
Thirdly, we choose one hidden partition without drive letter, right click it and select “Change Drive Letter and Paths”.
Fourthly, click “Add” and choose a drive letter from the drop-down list of “Assign the following drive letter:”. And then click “OK”.
If users don’t want to use this small tool to show hidden partition on hard disk, they can choose the second way. They can unhide a partition with partition magic. The steps are as follows.
1. Launch MiniTool Partition Wizard, choose a hidden partition and then click “Unhide Partition” from the left action panel.
2. Choose a drive letter and click “OK”.
3. Click “Apply” and choose “Yes”.
This article introduces two ways to show hidden partition on hard disk. Users can choose a suitable way to realize showing hidden partition. If they are interested in using partition magic to unhide a partition, they can get this tool immediately.