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Hide dotfiles in Windows

Is there a way to have Windows automatically hide any file that begin with a dot the way it's done in Linux?

PS I have seen this Hide dotfiles in Windows

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marked as duplicate by Shevek, Diogo, slhck, studiohack Nov 21 '11 at 15:38

This question has been asked before and already has an answer. If those answers do not fully address your question, please ask a new question.

If you've seen that question, why did you ask it again? –  Shevek Nov 21 '11 at 14:40
it just just a command/batch file to run. which as to be run everytime –  aWebDeveloper Nov 21 '11 at 15:30
The accepted answer states "If you want this for a few directies, just set it to run once a day on that directories." [sic] so it covers what you are asking for. If you don't know how to set up automated tasks in Windows then that is a completely different question, and also answered here on SuperUser. –  Shevek Nov 21 '11 at 16:20

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If you are asking whether there is a way to change the default behavior in Windows to automatically hide these files, the answer is no.

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