Many of you aware of Steganography. In simple words, Steganography is hiding something inside the image. There are now a lot of softwares now available in the market for Steganography. But with default windows utilities you can hide text/document inside the image.
In this tutorial, we have made a step by step guide on how to hide text inside the image using command prompt in windows using simple DOS commands. It doesn’t require any additional softwares.
a. Image file
b. Document that contains your hiding text [document may be anything Eg: txt, doc, pdf, etc.,]
c. Windows Operating System
How to Steps :
Step 1: Place the Image file and the Document in a folder.
Step 2: Zip the document file.
Step 3: Now, Open the Command Prompt and navigate to the folder where you’re having the image and document zip file.
Step 4: Now type copy /b imagefilename + zipfilename [filename with extensions] and hit enter.
Eg: copy /b 1.jpg + 2.zip
How to Extract the document in image :
Step 1: Open the image with unzip tool [We recommend 7Zip]
Step 2: Navigate to the image file location and Click on that image and extract the image.
Step 3: You can able to see the document in the extraction.
That’s it. Hope you like the tutorial.
Note: Use this only for educational purpose.