How to Hide or Show Drive Letters in Windows 10

By default, drive letters are shown in Windows 10.

Showing drive letters

If you want to hide them, then here are the steps:


  1. Open File Explorer.

  2. Click on File > Change folder and search options.

  3. In the “Folder Options” popup, navigate to “View” tab.

  4. Find and unselect “Show drive letters” option which is between “Restore previous folder windows at logon” and “Show encrypted or compressed NTFS files in color.”
    Unselected Show drive letters option

  5. Click on the “Ok” button.

That’s all. All done.

Drive letters are hidden

If you want to revert, then follow the above steps and instead of unchecking, check “Show drive letters” option.

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