How to create an invisible folder?

If you want to create an invisible folder i.e. a folder with no icon and no name in Windows XpWindows VistaWindows 7Windows 8 or Windows 8.1 , then here are steps to do it.

To create such folder, just follow these simple steps.
1. Go to start menu and type Character map, Open Character Map and select a blank symbol from the Character Map.
2. Copy the symbol by pressing the copy button.

3. Open the location, where you want to create the invisible folder.
4. Right click and make an empty folder.
5. Paste the symbol in the name of the folder.
6. Now press enter.
7. Here you can see a folder with no name, now its time to change the folder's icon to invisible.
8. Right click on the folder and go to properties.
9. Select Customize>Change Icon

10. Scroll and select an invisible icon(with no image)
11. Press OK and your invisible folder is ready.
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  1. doesnt works on Windows 7


    1. This post has been updated.
      Error fixed for Windows 7.