How To Hide Files & Folders On Android (Without Any App): Android is the most used operating system in terms of smartphones operating system. Android almost covers the one-third of smartphone operating systems.
Nowadays, we also use Android smartphone a lot. android is popular because of unique features. Android comes with a lot of features which are not provided by any of the operating systems available in the market these days.
Sometimes you have to hide some of your files, pictures or anything else which you don’t want to share with others or you don’t want others can see it when they took your smartphone from you. So today we are talking about “How To Hide Files & Folders on Android” without any help of an app. So read this post below to know more and in detailed about it.
There is not a one way to do this lot of apps available in the google play store to this, But today we are going to talk about a different method which you can Hide anything without any help of an app. So without wasting time let’s jump into it.
Basically, it is the simplest method to hide your files on your android smartphone without any app.
So, first of all, go to your file manager (the name would be different according to your smartphone brand). Here find the file or folder or just a media file (video or image) You just have to simply rename it with the starting of “.” and save it.
For example, if you want to hide a folder named “videos” You have to just edit its name like “.videos” and after that when you click “Save” the file should be not visible to you. That’s simple right But How to visible it when you want to view it. Don’t worry we also provide you guide about it.
If you want to view a file or folder which you had hide earlier you have to follow the small process given below.
Go to settings option on your file manager, It can be different according to your smartphone brand.
Hence, when you find the settings of your file manager you have to click on it and find an option of “show hidden files” when you find it turn it on.
Now refresh your file manager or open it again after closing, You can see the hidden files or folders on the top of your any visible files or folders.