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3 Ways to Hide Apps on Xiaomi (All Types)

How to Hide Apps on Xiaomi

Xiaomi has an interesting feature that allows you to hide an application without downloading a third-party application. This feature is a default feature that is only owned by Xiaomi which carries the MIUI interface technology, while other types of Xiaomi with Android OS do not support this technology.

If you think your Xiaomi is that type, we will show you how to hide apps on Xiaomi on a type that carries MIUI technology, but if not, don’t worry, we still have a way to hide apps on your Xiaomi phone.

How to Hide Apps on Xiaomi MIUI

You don’t need to download third-party applications, because you can hide applications through the settings menu. Here’s how:

#way 1

  1. On Xiaomi MIUI type, open the settings menu of your cellphone
  2. To be faster, just when in the settings ‘Invisible Apps‘ to get a menu to set the app you want to hide
  3. Go to App Inviseble, then tick the apps you want to hide
  4. After that click OK to save the settings
  5. Now you try to check on the main screen whether the application is still visible or not

If you want to use the hidden app, go back to the App Invisible settings menu and uncheck it so that it can be seen and can be used again.

#way 2

You can take advantage of the App Lock feature that is owned by Xiaomi MIUI.

  1. Open the settings menu on your Xiaomi phone
  2. Look for the ‘App Settings’ option, then select the ‘App Lock’ menu
  3. Pay attention to the gear icon in the top right corner, click on it
  4. Select the ‘Manage Hidden Apps’ menu. Later, a row of applications that are installed on your cellphone will appear, just tick the applications that you want to hide
  5. If so, click ‘OK’ to save the application you want to hide. If the OK button doesn’t appear, don’t click the back button later the storage won’t be saved. Just click the ‘Home’ button or close all windows

As for other ways for other Xiaomi MIUI users.

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#way 3

This time we will take advantage of the existence of a second space that you can access in the settings menu.

Unfortunately this method is useful only for those of you who use Xiaomi MIUI 9 types and above only. This feature will work like a locked folder containing certain applications, before using the application, first open the folder by entering the password.

  1. Open the menu after on the Xiaomi cellphone
  2. Tap the second space bagian
  3. Activate the menu
  4. Then set in such a way what applications you want to put there
  5. Enter the password to access the folder later

Besides how to hide apps on Xiaomi MIUI, there are other ways to hide apps on other types of Xiaomi cellphones.

How to Hide Apps on Xiaomi (Non-MIUI)

This method is suitable for all types. Starting from the types of Xiaomi Redmi Note 4X, Xiaomi MI A2 Lite, Redmi 5A, Redmi Note 4A, Redmi Note 5A, Redmi 6A and many more, especially those running Android One OS.

Here’s how to hide apps on Xiaomi with third-party apps:

  1. Download third-party apps on Playstore. The name of the app is App Hider
  2. Open the application, then select the Add App option
  3. Select the app you want to hide. Then tap and hold the application you want to hide then swipe to the ‘Create Shortcuts’ menu
  4. The application shortcut also appears on the main menu. So the system later the application is hidden in the Shortcut

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How to hide applications on Xiaomi non-MIUI types is only available by downloading third-party applications. So please be patient if this tutorial is a bit of a hassle.