HOW TO HIDE FILES IN IMAGES WITH COMMAND PROMT TRICKS
-BY SUNILKUMAR CHOUDARI
Safely Hide Your Files And Folders Inside Images
Hiding information. Something everyone feels the need to do. At one point or the other, we have felt a need to keep some data on our machines hidden from everyone else who might get their hands on the same machine and what better way to hide data than in plain sight ?
Hide Files within JPEG Images
Can there be a less conspicuous way to hide your sensitive information than within a JPEG file ? With the hundreds of ways available to hide information, who would think to check JPEG files ? Even if you happen to deal with one, as technically knowledgeable, is it even realistically possible to check every single JPEG file ?
The first thing you will need for this, is WinRar or WinZip, both of which are freely available online.
Step 1:For the sake of this guide, we will be carrying out the process with dummy files. Therefore, we have created a separate folder with 3 dummy files and one random JPEG image, we recommend you follow the same process at least for the first time. No prizes for guessing the character in the image
Now, select the files that you wish to hide, right-click on them and choose the option “Add to Archive”. DO NOT select the image.
Now, your folder should look like the following image.
next open the command mode by hitting win+R and trpe the cmd hit enter
navigate the folder shown in the below