How to Hide files in android without any application

Android is the one of the best operating system running over the portable devices. It's popularity is due to it's openness. Large number of applications, customization are available for android as compared to other smart phone operating systems. You have smartphone that means you have definitely stored your personal files in your mass storage that you don't want to allow others to see these content! Today I will show you how to hide the files or folders without using any third party application.

How to Hide files in android without any application
How to Hide files in android without any app
Steps you have to perform
1. Open file manager in your mobile phone.
2. Long press on the folder which you want to hide ans select "Rename".
3. Enter any name which you want to assign but precede with "." letter (Suppose you want to create a folder with name "data", then simply type ".data")

4. Make sure you have disabled the option "Show Hidden Files" from file manager settings. This will hide you all folders preceding with "." letter.
5. To get your files back, simply enable option "Show Hidden Files".

Voila, That's all, Now you have hidden your file or folder in your android mobile.

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