How to Enable and Disable a Samsung feature that will hide and show hidden files on the Galaxy S21

If you need help viewing all hidden folders and hide them again on your new Samsung Galaxy smartphone. Using the built-in storage commands and if you want you can create a hidden folder on Samsung galaxy 21 as well.

Just like computer mobile devices also have a number of files that are hidden in the system folders of the internal storage.

While most of these files are useful some of them are junk files that are utilizing some portion of the Internal storage. That said, removing these hidden junk files can also be considered as another workaround when dealing with issues that are tied to insufficient memory in Samsung Devices hidden folders and files can be viewed or accessed without using any third-party apps all you have to do is to enable a switch that all make hidden files visible among other files and folders in the Internal storage menu.

Enable or Disable Samsung Feature that will hide and show Hidden files on Galaxy 21

In case you’re wondering how to get this done on your new Samsung Galaxy S21 just follows below steps:

Here’s how to enable the built-in command to show hidden files and folders on the Galaxy S21 smartphone. 

Step 1: To get started access the app’s viewer by swiping up from the bottom of the home screen. Different icons or shortcuts Controls will populate the next display locate and then tap the Settings icon to proceed doing so will load up the main Settings menu. Here you will see a list of all the basic and advanced features of your phone.

Step 2: Scroll up or down to view more items. Then tap battery and device care.

The device care menu will load up next. Here you will see your major directories including battery storage, memory and device protection. 

Step 3: Tap storage to continue the Internal storage menu opens and Highlighting a list of different content categories.

Step 4: Tap the triple dot icon on the upper right most corner and then tap Advanced.

Step 5: In advanced storage Settings and features will show up next to continue tap files.

Step 6: The Internal storage menu opens. Highlighting a list of folders continue different types of files on the upper right most corner of the screen.

Step 7: Tap the triple dot figure, doing so will open a side menu continuing a list of additional options.

Step 8: Tap Settings to proceed, another window opens.

Step 9: Now, Highlighting all the Advanced storage features and Settings to manage.

Scroll down to view more items. Then Toggle to turn on the switch next to show hidden system files.

Step 10: Doing so will promote the device to display all hidden system folders and files in the Internal storage menu. 

Step 11: To see how it works returns to the internal storage menu by tapping on the back key at the bottom right corner. On the Internal storage menu you should see folders names having a dot before them with a faded icon. These are the hidden folders or directories to access the files inside the hidden folders.

Step 12: Now, Simply tap on the folder name to open it by then you can start managing hidden files on your device.

Step 13: To hide these secret files and folders again, go back to the Advanced storage Settings and then Toggle the turn off the switch next to show hidden files that Should put all secrets files and folders back into a hidden states  .

How to Hide folders and files on Samsung Galaxy 21:

To hide folders on Samsung Galaxy 21 you just need to add a dot symbol and folder will hide on your Samsung galaxy mobile.

Ramana Tula is a - Technical Content Writer and he is a Full stack Web and Android Developer also - SEO Manager and also manages Digital Marketing.

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