Java IO Tutorial - Java File.isHidden()


File.isHidden() has the following syntax.

public boolean isHidden()


In the following code shows how to use File.isHidden() method.

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public class Main {
  public static void main(String[] args) {

    // create new file
    File f = new File("c:/test.txt");

    // true if the file path is a hidden file
    boolean bool = f.isHidden();

    // get the path
    String path = f.getPath();

    System.out.print(path + " is file hidden? " + bool);


The code above generates the following result.