How do I view hidden (Private mode) content on my Samsung Galaxy S5?

Last Update date : Nov 23. 2020

Last updated: 3 April, 2014


To view content that you have hidden on your Galaxy S5 through Private mode follow the steps below.

1.    From the Home screen tap Apps and then tap Settings (you may need to swipe left or right first to locate Settings).



2.    Tap Private mode.




3.    Touch the Private mode switch to put it in the 'on' position.



 4.    Enter your Private mode PIN and then tap Done.




5.    Return to the Home screen and then tap Apps.


6.    Tap My Files.


7.    Tap Private.


Your private files will be displayed. To view a picture tap on its thumbnail image, tap Gallery and then tap Just once or Always, if presented with the choice.





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