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How To Hide Whatsapp Videos And Images From Phone’s Gallery?

It often creates some problems when your private WhatsApp photos show up in your Phone’s default gallery. Many people don’t know how to hide WhatsApp images and videos from the Gallery. You often notice that the WhatsApp images and videos are automatically stored in the local Gallery.

WhatsApp has added a feature to hide the WhatsApp multimedia files from the default gallery with the new update. It is effortless to set up these changes in WhatsApp settings. It would help if you had a stable internet connection for doing the same. Read further to know how to hide WhatsApp Phones and Videos from the Phone’s default Gallery.

Hide Whatsapp Images And Videos From Gallery: 

There are two methods of doing this. In the one way, you can hide all WhatsApp images and videos from Gallery, and in the second method, you can hide the specific WhatsApp conversion’s pictures and videos.

Method 1: Hide all WhatsApp images and videos from Gallery: 

Follow these steps to hide all WhatsApp images and Videos from Gallery.

  • Open the WhatsApp app from the app drawer or home screen.
  • Now click on the “Three vertical dots” and select settings.
  • You will see different options like accounts, chats, notifications, etc. Click on Chats option.
  • In the Chats menu, turn off the media visibility option. If it’s green means, it is turn on, and if its grey, it is turned off.

Whatsapp Videos

That’s it. Now, you can’t see the WhatsApp media in your Phone’s default gallery.

Method 2: Hide WhatsApp media of specific conversion from Gallery

If you want to hide someone’s conversation media from Gallery, you can also do this on WhatsApp. This feature is beneficial to protect the privacy of the user. For doing the same, follow these steps.

  • Open the WhatsApp app from the app drawer or home screen.
  • Click on the conversation, which media you want to hide from Phone’s Gallery.
  • Click on the name of that person from the top bar.
  • Now you will see various options like mute notifications, custom notification, and media visibility. If you need to do the same with any group, click on the group name, and you will see some options.
  • Click on the Media Visibility option.

You will have three options: Default, No, and Yes.

  • If you want to hide this chat’s images and videos from Phone’s Gallery, click on No.

Videos And Images

You can also change these settings to Yes if you want to see the WhatsApp Images and Videos from the Phone’s Gallery. Remember one thing that you are not stopping to receive the images and videos; instead of this, you cease to show these WhatsApp images and videos in your Phone’s Gallery.

You can also use several apps to hide media from Phone’s Gallery. In some mobiles, like Samsung and One Plus, they offer private mode, in which you can hide some photos, videos, and files from Gallery and set a password to open them.

Conclusion: 

Now It time for vaping and relaxing. Because now you knew how to hide WhatsApp images and videos from Phone’s Gallery. Comment below if you have any questions.

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