In Android it easy to hide apps but in Apple IPhone it is difficult to make apps totally private. But sometimes you do not want others to see the apps in your phone like if you want to hide apps from your kids etc. So in this situation, AVG team just gives some tips to hide apps on iPhone. You can install this effective security program in your device through www.avg.com/retail. It secures your device from all kind of cyber threat like malware and viruses. In this blog, you will read how to hide apps in your IPhone.
Steps to Hide Apps on IPhone – avg.com/retail
- Hide apps using folders: For this, you have to make a folder by keeping one app on top of another app. Here, you will see a screen which allows you to name the folder. Now, you have to choose the name of the folder like “Social Media,” “Health,” etc. After this, just go back to your home screen and press on the app which you want to hide. Now, the menu will pop up on your device screen. You just have to click on Edit Home Screen. Then you just have to drag and drop the app into your new folder. Here, you just drag the app to the right side, and then you can place the app in the second page of the folder. Now, you have to hide the app on its own separate page of the folder. Remember this, you can make up to 12 pages in a folder, but you should have minimum one app on each page. Just hide your secret apps wherever you want in the folder. Now, you should back on your home screen and you will see that the folder will show you the apps on the first page.
- Hide Apps from Search History: You just have to open up your Settings option and then click on Siri & Search. After this, just scroll down to the list of your downloaded apps and then click on the app which you want to hide. After this, just toggle the green button off for Learn from this App, Show in Search, and Show Siri Suggestions. Now, you will see that this app will not show up in search results in your device. You can repeat these steps to hide as many apps you want.
- Hide Apps from Purchase History: For this, first you have to open up the App Store and then just click on the little blue avatar or your picture which is located in the top-right corner of your device. After this, you should click on Purchased option. You will see the list of your purchased apps open up on your screen. Now, you should find the app which you want to hide, slide left, and then click on Hide option. This will hides the app from your list of purchased apps.
The above steps will help you to hide apps on IPhone. For more information, you can contact to the expert of AVG antivirus via www.avg.com/retail.