Display QuickBooks Hidden Files & Folders or Search for Files using Windows

by Devin Smith Technical Support Expert

Are you search for the process to display QuickBooks hidden files and folders or search of files using windows? If yes, then your search ends here. In this post, we will be discussing in detail the process to locate the file or display the hidden files or folders. Thus, make sure that stick to the post till the end, and scroll through carefully.

Moreover, if you need our assistance at any point of time, then ring up to our experts at 1-844-405-0906, and they will ensure to provide you with immediate technical assistance.


Steps to Display hidden files and folders or search for files using Windows


Windows 10

If you are using windows 10, then the below stated steps would work:

·         The user will have to select the folder icon to open file explorer on the desktop or system tray

·         Also, select the view tab and then choose hidden items


Windows 8.1/8

·         Under this, the user should press windows + E to open file explorer

·         And then, select the view tab and also choose file extensions and hidden items


Search for files in windows

Windows 10, 8.1, 8

·         Here, the user needs to press windows + E to open the windows explorer

·         And then press Ctrl + F to choose the search box

o   In case the user doesn’t remember the entire file name, the it is recommended to try entering part of the file name

o   In case the user only knows the file extension, then it is suggested to substitute with an asterisk for the file name and include the extension

·         The search results will display on the screen


It should be noted that the same file name might appear in multiple directories or folders. The same file name might also appear multiple times with different file extensions.


Displaying the QuickBooks hidden files and folders or search for files using windows becomes easy, once the above stated steps are followed properly. However, for further technical assistance, you can reach out to our QuickBooks desktop support team of professionals at 1-844-405-0906, and let them handle the situation on your behalf. 

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