But there are some apps which can make this possible to lock your pictures from the Photos app. Apple also added a feature to hide pictures without using any third-party apps, let’s see how it works.
Smartphone is the most personal gadget which is used by everyone in the world, and most private files are in it. Most of the people want to hide photos from others.
Many users are even scared to give their iPhone to their friends or family due to the raw data ( secret photos ) in it. In android smartphone there are a lot of tools to hide and lock gallery. But iPhone doesn’t have that option to “Lock Gallery” or “Lock Photos” app.
How To Hide iPhone Photos without using third-party apps :
Don’t worry we are here to give you life saving tip to hide your secret photos from friends and family, Apple also added a new feature to hide pictures without using any third-party apps,
let’s see how it works,
Using the stock Photos app
- Unlock your iPhone and open Photos app.
- Open any picture to view it.
- Tap and hold on that picture and you will see a context menu.
- Tap the Hide option and confirm in the menu to hide the picture.
To hide multiple pictures
- Open Photos app and tap Select on top right corner of the screen.
- Select the pictures you want to hide.
- Then tap on the icon that says Hide, and confirm the action.
- And all the selected photos that you chose will go into the special hidden album under Albums.
How To Hide Photos Using Use third-party apps:
The disadvantage of iPhone is if the other person is smart enough he can view those photos in Albums ( last column in stock photos app ), If you want to hide photos with a lock-code then you need third-party apps in order to do that. There are tons of applications that can easily hide photos ( your girl-friend photos ) from prying eyes.
KYMS ($ 1.99)
KYMS app looks like a calculator app which also works as a calculator. But it had a hidden vault under it which can keep some of your private pictures secure.
KeepSafe is a free app to keep your private pictures safe and protected. It’s a locker app which locks down your images and can be accessed using the passcode. The straight forward app had a user-friendly interface which makes it easy to use.
Private Photo Vault
Private Photo Vault is one of the best and Top Application for iPhone and iPad to keep the Photos and Videos secure. This app allows you to set the Pin or Pattern lock to secure the Photos and videos on iPhone and iPad.
Today you have learned how to hide photos in iPhone in 2 ways. You have another app or method to hide photos, shout up in comments, as we are listening always !
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