In this article, I’ll give you some insider hacks about the hidden files on iPhone plus how to hide files on iPhone. We all are very aware of the “hide photo” or “hidden album” in the gallery. You can simply hide the selected photos in the hidden album but there is no password in it.
Even though Apple has announced many unique features with the upcoming iOS. There is still no explanation whether it will have a native app locking system. So you can hide certain photos, videos, and messages on your iPhone but still, there are some tricks you can use to hide hidden files on your iPhone.
How to hide hidden files on iPhone?
The hidden files or photos on your iPhone will hide from your “Photo album” once you open the “hidden folder” in the app. You can easily access the hidden file without any password. Since you can access it easily it means if you give your iPhone to someone he can also access it without any passcode.
How to hide or Lock files on iPhone without App Lock?
I’ve some hacks to share with you. Let’s say you want to hide certain photos and lock them with a passcode or face ID without downloading any other “App lock.” You can use this hack to hide hidden files on your iPhone.
No one has access to the hidden files on your iPhone but you and you will need a passcode or face ID to access it.
How to hide files on iPhone using Notes App?
Hide and lock photos on iPhone using the Notes app is a trick, not everyone heard of. To hide certain photos you need to select the photos and by using the share button on your iPhone, transfer the files from the gallery to notes.
Once you did it, all your selected photos will be saved in the “Notes App” in the form of notes. Delete the selected photos from the gallery and “recently delete” folder since you already have a copy in the notes app.
How to lock notes on iPhone or iPad?
Open the saved note and click on the upper right corner, you will see a “lock” option. Your iPhone will ask for a password, follow the instruction and you will be able to lock certain notes in your notes app using the passcode and face ID.