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    Instructions to show up the hidden files in Mountain Lion?

    I wanted to know the steps which we need to follow up for showing up the hidden files in Mac Mountain Lion. Is it possible first of all to do it? Provide me the complete instructions and steps which are needed to be followed for the same? Thanks.

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    matamanju Array
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    Re: Instructions to show up the hidden files in Mountain Lion?

    Hello Friend

    Open the finder.

    Now open the utilities folder .

    Now You will open the terminal window.

    Now copy and paste the following line below

    Default write co,.apple.finder

    Apple show All file yes

    Press the return and now hold alt on the keyboard and right click on the finder icon.

    Now you will click the relaunch button.

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    prachineverma39009 Array
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    Re: Instructions to show up the hidden files in Mountain Lion?

    Hello,
    sir if you want to do so then i will tell you the steps as :
    1 go to the disc where you have hidden that file.
    2 then after that go to the tools option at the top side of the page.
    3 then press on it and select the view option.
    4 after that press on it and select the show hidden folder option.
    5 and then press on ok and apply.
    Thus you will be able to see that file .
    All the best

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    Re: Instructions to show up the hidden files in Mountain Lion?

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    Instruction to follow:-

    1. Go to the system properties.

    2. Then tap the check box of the hidden symbols.

    3. Now apply and press OK.

    4. By doing this you can see the hidden file.



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    luck Array
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    Re: Instructions to show up the hidden files in Mountain Lion?

    Hello Dear Friend ...


    Follow the below steps carefully


    Open the TERMINAL ...

    Copy the Following to the TERMINAL


    defaults write com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles TRUE & Kill all finder


    So this way you can easily Show the Hidden Files ..

    If you want to HIDE them again ...


    Now type the same .. But Write FALSE in place of TRUE ...



    GOOD LUCK

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    saicharan Array
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    Re: Instructions to show up the hidden files in Mountain Lion?

    Hello friend,


    I have the solution for your problem just do as i say......................

    1.Firstly go to the 'Finder'.

    2.Then tap on 'Applications' and then 'Utilities'.

    3.Then you tap on the option 'Terminal'.

    4.There you type the command as 'com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles TRUE && Killall Finder'.

    5.And then all the hidden files will be displayed.

    All the best........................

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