Private Mode

Private Mode lets you hide specific files within some Samsung apps so that they're no longer in view when you're not in Private Mode. It works in the Gallery, Video, Music, Voice Recorder, My Files and Internet apps.

  1. Swipe down from the Notification bar, then select the Settings icon.
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  2. Scroll to and select Lock screen and security.
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  3. Select Private mode.
    Note: Upon first access, you will be prompted with a disclaimer. Select CONFIRM to proceed.
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  4. Select the PRIVATE MODE switch to turn Private mode on.
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  5. Select the desired security login type, then follow the prompts. Private mode is now enabled.
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  6. ADD PHOTOS: From the Gallery app, select and hold the desired photo then select the Menu icon. Select Move to Private.
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  7. Photos moved to Private mode will be automatically placed in the Private folder.
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  8. HIDE FILES: From the PRIVATE MODE settings screen, select the PRIVATE MODE switch. Photos and files in private mode will be hidden from view when Private mode is off.
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  9. VIEW PRIVATE MODE PHOTOS ON A COMPUTER: From the Android File Transfer app, select the Private mode tab.
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