How To Hide Photos On OnePlus 5

How To Hide Photos On OnePlus 5

Owners of the new OnePlus 5 might be interested in knowing how they can hide pictures on their smartphone. I’m sure you will be glad to know that there is a feature on the OnePlus 5 that is called the Private Mode that you can use to hide your pictures from everybody. This makes sure you do not need to buy or download any third party app from your Play Store before you can hide your pictures. There are multiple ways to use the Private Mode feature on the OnePlus 5 which you can easily use to hide your pictures and clips.

The only way the pictures and clips you save in Private Mode will be accessible to anybody except you is if they have your password or unlock pattern. The guide below will assist you to set up the Private Mode on OnePlus 5 to hide photos and videos.

Add and Remove Files from Private Mode on the OnePlus 5


The Private Mode option supports a variety of media files including pictures and videos. You can follow the steps below to use the Private Mode on OnePlus 5.

  1. Switch on Private Mode
  2. Locate the picture that you to put in Private Mode
  3. Choose the file and then click on the Overflow menu
  4. Click on Move to Private


How to Activate Private Mode on OnePlus 5


  1. Use your fingers from the top of the screen to show a list of options
  2. From the options, click on Private Mode
  3. When you enter the Private Mode for the first times, you will asked to create a password that will be required whenever you want to enter Private Mode)


How to Turn Off Private Mode on OnePlus 5


  1. Use your fingers from the top of the screen to show a list of options
  2. From the options, Locate Private Mode and click on it
  3. That should take your smartphone back to Normal mode


The tips above will make you understand how you can set up Private Mode on your OnePlus 5. It will also allow you to include the files in a private album that’s only viewable in Private Mode.