Whether you are interested in sharing videos on your iPhone with family or friends or if you just want to hide your videos from your children, there are several different ways to hide them. Below, we’ll go over three ways to hide your videos on your iPhone: The first way is by using the Photos app’s built-in feature to display hidden albums. The second way is by hiding the videos yourself, and the third way is by locking them in a specific location.
Accessing hidden media in a single location
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Turning off the Photos app’s ability to display your hidden album
Previously, there was only one way to hide photos on iOS – by creating a special Hidden album. This special album allowed you to hide photos while still making them available for sharing. But with iOS 14, Apple has made it possible to hide photos from the Photos app without having to create a Hidden album.
But if you have already hidden photos in a Hidden album, you will no longer be able to access those photos. If you want to turn off the Photos app’s ability to display your hidden album on iPhone, you will need to go to Settings.
You can turn off the Photos app’s ability to show your Hidden album by setting the toggle for “Hidden Album” to off. This will make your Hidden album unavailable from the Utilities section of the Photos app. However, you can still add or delete hidden photos from the Hidden album. You can turn on the toggle for “Hidden Album” if you want to see your Hidden album again.
You will be prompted to enter your passcode when you try to unlock your hidden album with Touch ID or Face ID. This is not the best way to secure your photos. However, it’s a good first step.
You can turn off the lock on the Recently Deleted album as well. You can also turn off Touch ID or Face ID. This will limit your privacy and will reduce the likelihood that someone will be able to unlock your Hidden album.
If you want to see your Hidden album again, you can enable the toggle for “Hidden Album” in Settings. This will make the Hidden album appear again under the Utilities section of the Photos sidebar. But, you can still view hidden photos by tapping on the “Share” icon in the bottom left of the screen.
You can also add or delete hidden photos in batches. You can also hide the Hidden album in the Settings. You can also lock the Hidden album to prevent others from accessing it.
Unhiding your hidden media in a single location
Whether you want to hide photos, videos, or documents, there is a simple way to unhide them in a single location. This method is surprisingly easy and will only take you a few seconds to complete.
One of the easiest ways to unhide hidden media on an iPhone is to use the Photos app. This app is used to store media files and screenshots you have taken, uploaded to websites, or received via messaging services. In addition, it also displays media files that you have downloaded from the Internet.
The Photos app has several tabs including Albums, Utilities, and Photos. It also has a tab for hidden albums. When you first open the Photos app, you will see the default Albums and Library tabs. However, you can easily access hidden albums by using the Settings app.
The hidden folders will also be hidden from the main albums. This is because they are unable to be viewed by other users. You can access hidden folders in the Files app, the Albums menu, or the Settings app. The photos in the hidden folder will also disappear from the Camera Roll.
To access the hidden folder, you will need to use FaceID or Touch ID. In the case of Touch ID, you will need to tap the Share button at the bottom left of the screen. You will then see a pop-up menu with a number of options. Depending on your iPhone, you may be able to select multiple items to hide or hide just one.
There are also third-party apps available to help you hide media. One of these is Google Drive. This app is available on most smartphones. However, users can only hide photos and videos if they sign in to the app. You will also need to use simple codes.
The Notes app is also helpful for hiding media. This app supports Touch ID and can lock individual notes with a password. This app can also hide photos, videos, and documents. You can also hide photos and videos on Facebook.
Locking your hidden media in a single location
Using a dedicated file locker for your sensitive media will ensure that no one else has access to them. Some of the best file lockers are free to use and include a simple passcode lock.
There are a number of third-party file locker apps that are easy to use and can offer a secure location for your photos and videos. You can also use the Notes app to hide your pictures and other documents. These apps support password protection and Touch ID. These apps are available in the App Store and work on all iOS devices.
There are also apps that can be used for free. These include Folder Lock and Private Photo Vault. These apps offer a simple, easy-to-use passcode lock. These apps are great for protecting your private information. However, these apps have limitations. They also require that you create a password that is memorable. They will sync with the web, so it is important to keep your password safe.
Apple’s own methods are also available. They include enabling the “Hidden” album in the Utilities menu. This album is meant to be used for tidying up the Camera Roll. Unlike other albums, the “Hidden” album is not encrypted. Anyone can access it. Apple could improve this feature by requiring that you authenticate with Touch ID to unlock it.
Alternatively, you can use the “Share Sheet” feature to hide your photos. This feature will prompt you to confirm that you want to hide your photos. You can also use it to tidy up embarrassing media.
Finally, Apple has finally added a feature that will allow you to lock your hidden media on your iPhone. This feature is available in iOS 16. If you want to lock your photos and videos, you can use the Notes or Photos app. Both of these apps are free to use. They are also available on the iPad. The Notes app will let you lock individual notes with a password, and they also have a Touch ID feature. In addition, the Hidden album can be locked with a passcode.