iOS 16.1.1: How to Unhide/Hide Photos and Videos on iPhone in 2022

Last Updated on Mar 28, 2022

Keep your personal and essential photos and videos are hidden on your iPhone/ iPad and iPod touch using a built-in hide/ Unhide feature. Apple’s features it not too accessible and aware most the users because they want password protection on hidden photos. But for instantly disappearing and setting your privacy on the captured photos immediately on your iPhone we must try this feature. Learn how to Hide Photos and Videos on iPhone 13, 12 Pro/Max/Mini, 11(Pro Max), iPhone 8 (Plus), iPhone X, iPhone 7 (Plus). Here are the steps to unhide/ hide multiple photos and videos once in a photo app at once. Also, Hide Hidden Album from the iPhone Photos app, Improved in iOS 15 or later iOS version.

Also, we have third-party Best apps for hiding pictures and videos under password protection. This is another option iOS users must keep always. It’s very trusted security for the last many years and millions of users serve in a free or premium subscription.

Steps for Unhide/ Hide Photos and Videos on iPhone

Hide Photos and videos on iPhone/iPad From the Photos app

1: Open the Photos app on the iPhone.

2: Tap on Photos from the beneath tab in the Photo app. From the top right corner of the screen, tap on the “Select” option. Choose images that you want to hide.

Select Photos and Videos from Photos app that you want hide
Select Photos and Videos from Photos app that you want to hide

3. Yes, we can select multiple images at once by sliding the finger on images without lifting up. Else individual images we can select by the tap on them individually.

Select multiple photos and videos from iPhone photos app
Select multiple photos and videos from iPhone photos app

3: From the Bottom tab, Tap on the share icon. Next, From Sharing popup choose the “Hide” option (See image below). Confirm that.

Hide the media file on iPhone photos app
Hide the media file on iPhone photos app

4. Now All Photos moved into the Hidden folder under the Album tab that is not visible on the iPhone Camera roll. We can Recall or unhide Photos and Videos from Hidden Folder to the iPhone camera roll at any time. Follow the below steps for unhiding Photos and Videos on the iPhone Photos app.

That’s it.

Unhide hidden photos from photo app in iPhone, iPad

Process For unhide hidden photos in the photo app is not complex and clear.

1: Go to the Photo app on the iPhone/ iPad. Tap on “Album” from the beneath tab.

2: Separate folder for recently hidden photos and videos saved into Hidden album is there. Tap on it.

Find Hidden Photo album on iPhone photos app
Find Hidden Photo album on the iPhone photos app

3: From the top right corner, Tap on Select > Choose photos or Videos that unhide or See in the photo app at glance.

4: Tap on the share icon, Then the Unhide option from the share sheet.

Unhide hidden photos and Videos from iPhone photos app
Unhide hidden photos and videos from the iPhone photos app

Hide/Show “Hidden” Album on Photos app [New]

iOS 14 or later iOS and iPadOS users can use these settings on compatible Apple devices. Under the Photos app, we can hide the Hidden album using this iPhone setting. Follow the steps below to hide the “Hidden” album on the iPhone Photos app.

  1. Open Settings app on iPhone > Scroll to Photos and Tap on it.
Photos settings on iPhone
Photos settings on iPhone
  • Next, Scroll and Find Hidden Album Toggle and Turn off to Hide “Hidden album” folder from the Photos app. See in the below image.
  • Hidden album is not showing after hide from photos app
    The hidden album is not showing after hiding from the photos app
  • Next, When you Enable the “Hidden Album” Toggle, “Hidden” Album will appear on the photos app.
  • Show HIdden Album on iPhone Photos app
    Show HIdden Album on iPhone Photos app
  • That’s it.
  • The feature of Unhide/ Hide photos and video on the Mac photo app is also available. Share your view on any alternatives of hiding Photos and Videos on iPhone with the latest iOS.

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