TITLE

hidden file

PUB. DATE
December 2015
SOURCE
Computer Desktop Encyclopedia;2015, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Encyclopedia
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
A file classification that makes a file invisible to the casual user. Hidden files are usually operating system components; however, commands issued on the command line and utility programs let users hide files to prevent unauthorized access. See dot file
ACCESSION #
111845437

 

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