How do I create a transparent folder on my desktop? - Useful advice and just an easy trick that you can surprise your friends with.
For those who have something to hide from prying eyes, the post will be useful. You can drop secret material into this folder and no one will guess what and where.
1. Create a new folder on the desktop.
2. Select the item "Rename", holding down the "Alt" key and holding it down, press in turn the numbers 2 5 5 on the additional numeric keypad. Now the folder has no name, but you can still see it.
3. Go to the "Properties" folder, then "Settings" —--> "Change icon", find a transparent icon, select it and click "OK". The folder is gone!