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You don’t use this all day, that’s why you don’t need to remember it. In Windows all you need to do is to check a box or to un-check it to show/hide files, but in Mac it’s a little complicated. Or lets say it’s not simplified.

How to Show Hidden Files on Mac?

1 Step: Open Terminal Finder > Applications > Utilities

2 Step: In Terminal write and press Enter key after each command:

defaults write com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles YES

killall Finder

Done. Now you can see all hidden files.

How to Hide unhiden files?

1 Step: Open Terminal Finder > Applications > Utilities

2 Step: In Terminal write and press Enter key after each command:

defaults write com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles NO

killall Finder

That’s all.

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