In this article, we will tell you; How to Find Hidden Apps? This article will explain; How to find Apps on Android(Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, Redmi, Realme, etc.) devices? and How to find Apps on iPhone devices? After reading this article you will gain complete knowledge of finding the hidden apps on your device and you can easily find hidden apps on your device whether your device is Android-based or IOS based.
Sometimes users don’t want other users to see their personal stuff so they Hide the apps or their Data by using some Trick Apps or by using the default hidden folders. You can get access to this data by following these methods.
So let’s start with Android Devices.
How to find hidden apps on Android Devices
There are three simple ways through which you can find Hidden Apps on an Android Device.
- By using App Drawer
- From Android Settings
- By Android Trick Apps
By using App Drawer:
The App Drawer is a feature of Android Smart-Phones and Tablets. The App Drawer is a menu containing all the applications installed on the Android Device.
You can easily see apps on Android App Screen but Android App Screen does not show all the installed apps. To see all the installed apps on an Android Device using App Drawer.
You can open the App Drawer by tapping the icon in the lower-middle section of the screen that looks like a circle with 6 dots in it or it can also look like a Squircle with 9 dots in it.
- Once you have opened App Drawer click the three dots on the upper right corner. It will open a small bar.
- From that small bar, check for the Hidden Apps option.
- If the Hidden Apps option is not available it means no Apps are hidden.
From Android Settings:
You can also access the complete App list from the Settings bar. To open the Settings bar click on ICON which has the shape which looks like a GEAR.
Once you have opened Settings, scroll down and click on Apps and Notifications and then tap on “All Apps”
And you can see all apps including the hidden ones on the display screen.
By Checking Trick Apps:
There are many apps on the Google Play Store which look like one sort of App but are used to store data(Images, Videos, Documents, Apps) etc. The most well-known is Hidden Calculator App. This app works like a simple calculator but when the user provides the specific Pin Code it gives the user the hidden data of the User.
How to check Trick Apps:
You can check trick apps by pressing the App’s Icon until the small menu appears. After the small menu appears click on “App Info” to see the real info of that app.
You can get the Hidden Calculator App by clicking here.
How to Find Hidden Apps on iPhone or other IOS devices:
You can find Hidden Apps on iPhone by three simple methods
- Using IOS App Store
- Via IOS App Folder
- With Siri
Using IOS App Store:
We can find the hidden apps on IOS devices using the App Store by following the 5 Simple Steps given below.
- The First Step is to Open the App Store on your IOS device.
- After opening the App Store, Click on the profile icon in the upper right corner of the Screen of your IOS Device.
- Then Click on your Apple ID and enter ID’s Password, if they ask.
- Then click on the Hidden Purchases option to unhide the apps you have previously hidden.
This is how you can find Hidden Apps using IOS App Store
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Via IOS App Folder:
App Folder is a Built-In feature where you can find all the Installed apps on your device.
To find Hidden Apps via App Folder follow these simple steps:
- Open App Folder on your IOS device and look for hidden Apps.
- If it shows two dots at the bottom of the folder it means that there is another page in App Folder.
- You can swipe left to go to the second page and there you can look for the Hidden App.
This is how you can find Hidden Apps on your IOS device using App Folder.
How to Find Hidden Apps with SIRI:
SIRI is an IOS Virtual Assistant. It allows you to complete your tasks by just Speaking. So if you don’t know how to find Hidden Apps using App Folder or IOS App Store, tell SIRI which App you want to open and SIRI will open it. But Siri won’t tell you the location of the Hidden App.
SO guys that’s it. I hope you get the basic knowledge about how to find Hidden Apps in Android and IOS devices. Still, If you got any questions, feel free to ask in the comment section.