Android allows us to do a lot of things. Why is an operating system that is expanding and is used every day more. And among these options offered are some related to security / privacy. Today we want to show specifically how to hide files and folders in Android without using Apps.
HOW TO HIDE FILES AND FOLDERS IN ANDROID WITHOUT USING APPSToday's tutorial is good to those who do not like to download third party programs. What we will do is use the tools themselves that Android offers. The only thing you require is a file browser anyone thing we all have in our smartphone. We will recommend ES File Explorer File Manager.
Without further ado we go with the tutorial in question:
- The first thing we do is open our file browser. Will locate the search bar (usually in the center above); Now we will put the name of the file or folder you want to hide.
- Let down your finger on the file and the options menu will be displayed. The procedure is that the typical symbol or the three dots. No loss. Now what we will give the option to rename.
- What we'll do is put a "." Before the name. With this file will be hidden and only we can see.
- If we want again be visible to everyone, it will be as easy as renaming. We'll leave without the "." And voila, everything will return to normal.