How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note
The good thing with smart phones such as the Samsung Galaxy Note is that you don’t have to download and install apps to hide your photos and videos. You can just follow these easy steps below:

  1. Tap on the My files icon from your Applications screen.
    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

  2. For this tutorial, we will be hidding the files from the “MUSIC VIDEO” folder. So from the files browser, scroll through the folder containing the desired file to be hidden.
    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

  3. Tap the Menu key to display available tasks for this screen. Then tap the Settings option.
    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

  4. By default, the Show hidden files is unchecked. Tap on the check box to enable this option.
    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

  5. Again, tap the Menu key to display available tasks for this screen. Then tap the Rename option.
    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

  6. A textbox will be made available to edit the folder name. From this textbox, we will rename our folder with “.MUSIC VIDEO“.
    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

  7. Then tap on the Menu key again to display the available tasks for this screen. Then select the Settings option.
    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

  8. This time, we will uncheck the “Show hidden files” option from this screen.
    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

  9. Now go to the Gallery and you will notice that the folder “MUSIC VIDEO” is not visible from here.

    jdGONEMAD.net - How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note

This entry was posted on Tuesday, June 26th, 2012 at 8:39 am and is filed under Android, Inspirational. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. You can leave a response, or trackback from your own site.

3 Responses to “How to Hide Photos and Videos in Gallery on Samsung Galaxy Note”

  1. cristin Says:

    how do i view my files after they have been hidden

  2. jdGONEMAD Says:

    @cristin, you can view them by going to “My Files” again.

  3. piyush sharma Says:

    I also have some problem…nd the problem is that I have already hidded my photos and now I am trying to see the hidden photos but the error is coming that ‘no hidden item’..
    so what can I do plss help me out of this

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