How to hide apps on OnePlus 6

Want to hide apps on OnePlus 6 Oxygen OS? You can’t find apps hide settings in your OnePlus 6 devices. To hide apps in your OnePlus 6 Oreo 8.1, download third party app or use launcher such as Nova launcher or Action launcher.

You’ll use “app locker” feature to lock apps in your OnePlus 6 devices. In app locker settings, select important apps and after that whenever open that app, you’ll need to enter PIN number or fingerprint to unlock apps. I think app locker feature is more secure then hide apps on OnePlus 6 Oreo devices.

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How to hide apps on OnePlus 6

Let first of all see how to use app locker feature to hide or lock apps in OnePlus 6 device.


1st Method: Lock or unlock important apps using OnePlus 6 app locker feature

Step 1: Swipe down notification panel and tap Settings gear icon

Step 2: Tap Security & lock screen under personal section

Step 3: Tap App locker under privacy section

Also hide notification of app you added on app locker.

Step 4: Tap Add apps

Step 5: Select apps you want to lock

Step 6: Now open app drawer in your device and open app you added in app locker on OnePlus 6

Step 7: Now enter PIN number or fingerprint to unlock apps in OnePlus 6

I hope this in-built app locker feature helpful to protect your important apps data to lock it. So you can’t download third party apps to hide apps in your OnePlus 6 phone.

2nd Method: Hide apps on OnePlus 6 using Nova launcher Prime

First of all download Nova launcher and install in your device. Now follow below given settings.

Note: Nova launcher Prime app supported this hide apps features

Step 1: Open Nova launcher in your device

Step 2: Go to settings

Step 3: Tap App & widget drawer

Step 4: Tap hide apps under Drawer groups

Step 5: Select apps you want to hide

Now all selected apps are hidden in your device. Easily show or hide apps in your OnePlus 6 using Nova launcher.

Are you satisfied with our solutions to lock or hide apps on OnePlus 6 Oxygen Os? Do you know any alternative methods? Share with us in comment box. Please share the article if you found it helpful.

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