How to Hide Photos on iPhone X/XS (Max)/XR

Don’t know how to hide photos on iPhone X/XS/XR? Go through this quick guide as here we will show you how to hide photos on your iPhone.

By iMobie | Posted on: Jan. 17, 2019, Last Updated: Jan. 17, 2019
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Sometimes, you want to hide some pictures from your iPhone for whatever reason. Luckily, you can easily hide photos on your iPhone without relying on any third-party app or software as iPhone Photos app comes with the built-in feature of hiding photos. It will only hide photos from Moments, Years, and Collection views, but hidden photos will be visible in the Albums section. However, in this guide, we will tell you how to hide photos on iPhone X/XS/XR in detail.

Part 1: How to Hide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR Directly

If you don’t want to use any additional app or software to hide photos on your iPhone, then you can still hide photos from your iPhone. Below are steps on how you can do it:

Step 1: To begin the process, run the Photos app on your iPhone.

Step 2: After that, click on the “Select” which is at the upper-right corner of your iPhone screen.

Step 3: Next, choose the photos you want to hide and then, click on the “Share” button which is at the bottom-left corner of your iPhone screen.

How to Hide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR Directly via Photos App - Step 3

How to Hide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR Directly via Photos App – Step 3

Step 4: Thereafter, click on “Hide” option from the Share Window appear on your phone screen.

How to Hide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR Directly via Photos App - Step 4

How to Hide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR Directly via Photos App – Step 4

Step 5: Finally, click on “Hide Photo” to confirm you want to hide.

How to Hide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR Directly via Photos App - Step 5

How to Hide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR Directly via Photos App – Step 5

Part 2: How to Unhide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR

Now, if you ever want to make photos visible again, then it is very easy and simple like you hide them. Moreover, you can unhide photos directly on iPhone. Below are the instructions on how you can do it:

Step 1: To begin the process, run the Photos app on your iPhone and then, move to Albums.

Step 2: Click on “Hidden” folder and then, choose the photos you want to unhide on your iPhone.

How to Unhide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR - Step 2

How to Unhide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR – Step 2

Step 3: After that, click on “Share” icon and then, choose “Unhide” option as shown in the below figure.

 How to Unhide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR - Step 3

How to Unhide Photos on iPhone X/XS/XR – Step 3

Part 3: Bonus Tip: How to Transfer Photos from iPhone X/XS/XR to Computer

Want to transfer photos from iPhone to a computer with ease? The best way to transfer photos from iPhone to the computer is AnyTrans for iOS. It is wonderful software to manage and transfer iOS content with ease. With this software, you can transfer all kinds of photos from your iPhone and it will also let you transfer content from iPhone to iPhone. You can also transfer selective photos with the tool and apart from photos; you can also transfer videos, documents, audio, etc.

Here is the step-by-step guide on how to use AnyTrans for iOS to transfer photos from iPhone to a computer with ease:

Step 1: Download and install the AnyTrans for iOS on your computer and then, run it. Next, connect your iPhone to the computer using a cable. Next, click on “Device Manager” and then, go to “Category Management”.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone X/XS/XR to Computer via AnyTrans for iOS - Step 1

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone X/XS/XR to Computer via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 1

Step 2: After that, click on “Photos” and then, select the “Gene” that contains the photos you want to hide from your iPhone.

 How to Transfer Photos from iPhone X/XS/XR to Computer via AnyTrans for iOS - Step 2

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone X/XS/XR to Computer via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 2

Step 3: Then, select the photos you want to transfer and then, click on “Send to PC/Mac” button to transfer them to your system.

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone X/XS/XR to Computer via AnyTrans for iOS - Step 3

How to Transfer Photos from iPhone X/XS/XR to Computer via AnyTrans for iOS – Step 3

Conclusion

That’s all on how to hide photos on iPhone X/XS/XR. Now, you have learned different ways to hide photos on iPhone. If this guide seems to be helpful for you, then don’t forget to share it with more people. Also, if you ever want to manage or transfer your iOS content, then AnyTrans for iOS can be the ultimate solution for iOS users.

iMobie

Member of iMobie team, an Apple fan as well as an anime lover. Like to share solutions on iOS and Android related problems.