How to Hide Photos on Samsung with Ease

Are there any photos on your Samsung phone that you don’t want others to see? Follow the guide and you’ll get two ways to hide photos on Samsung quickly and easily.

By Lydia Smith | Posted: Mar. 28, 2018, Last Updated: Apr. 18, 2018

The new Samsung flagship Galaxy S9 has recently come to the public, with its excellent camera performance as always. Enjoy the shooting experience that Samsung brings to you and share the stunning and breathtaking photos with your friends around. If there are photos, especially some private ones that you wish to remain invisible to others, Samsung phone allows you to hide them.

In this guide, we’ll show you the detailed instructions to hide photos on Samsung phone or tablet so that nobody else has the chance to access them. Besides the Samsung built-in method, a new one will be introduced as well. The excellent helper – AnyTrans for Android can help you do much more photo management in a simple and smart way.

Method 1: How to Hide Photos on Samsung Phone With Built-In features

Step 1 On your Samsung phone, go to Settings > Privacy and safety, enter the Privacy mode and toggle it on.

Step 2 Open the Gallery app > find and select the photo(s) you want to hide.

Step 3 Tap the More option at the top-right corner.

Step 4 Choose Move to Private from the drop-down list.

How to Hide Photos on Samsung

How to Hide Photos on Samsung

Method 2: How to Hide Photos on Samsung Phone With AnyTrans for Android

A powerful all-sided Android data manager and transfer, AnyTrans for Android can help to hide photos on Samsung phone with ease and at fast speed. With AnyTrans for Android, you can:

  1. Preview all Samsung photos on computer and selectively what you want to hide.
  2. Back up the photos from Samsung to computer as a local backup.
  3. Transfer the photos to other Android devices just in case that you switch to a new one.
  4. Besides photos, better manage many other Android files, including music, videos, contacts, messages and more.

Now get AnyTrans for Android downloaded to computer and start the detailed steps.

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Step 1 Connect your Samsung phone to Mac or PC computer via USB cable > Go to category page > Click Photo Library.

How to Hide Photos on Samsung - Step 1

How to Hide Photos on Samsung – Step 1

Step 2 Select the photos you need to hide > Click Hide Photos button to start hiding the selected photos.

How to Hide Photos on Samsung - Step 2

How to Hide Photos on Samsung – Step 2

The Bottom Line

As you can see, AnyTrans for Android enables you to hide large numbers of photos in one shot. Moreover, you can manage various data on Samsung easily, including music, videos, contacts, etc. So why not download AnyTrans for Android and have a try?

Lydia Smith

Member of iMobie team, an optimistic Apple user, willing to share solutions about iOS related problems.

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