Show Hidden Provar Files On Mac

To enable viewing hidden folders or files on a Mac, for instance the folder .metadata and the files under it, follow the steps below.

Open the ‘Terminal’ (same as command prompt in windows) found in Finder -> Applications -> Utilities.

In ‘Terminal’, paste the following command (inside quotes only) – ‘defaults write com.apple.finder AppleShowAllFiles YES’.

Press return.

Then relaunch Finder: Click ALT and right-click on Finder, then click ‘Relaunch’.

Now you should be able to see hidden files, as below:

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