How to hide or show hidden folders in OS X

We can easily hide or show a hidden a folder in Mac OS X by using following command. 

To hide folder in finder :


1. Launch Terminal.app from /Applications/Utilities 
2. Run command "chflags hidden path-to-folder"


The above command will make the target directory hidden in Finder application.



To show hidden folder in finder :


1. Launch Terminal.app from /Applications/Utilities 
2. Run command "chflags nohidden path-to-folder"


The above command will make the target directory visible in Finder application.


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