Want to hide a folder on your desktop?
Right click on the desktop then New
Name the new folder by pressing Alt+0160
. The folder will have no name.
Right click on the folder select Properties
Click on Change Icon
. Scroll through the list of icons till you see some spaces. Select on of these then click OK
on the previous properties box.
Done. Just make sure you know where it is on your desktop. If you don't then go the the corner of your desktop press and hold the mouse button and drag the mouse to the opposite corner. All your desktop icons will be highlighted together with the 'hidden' file.