Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips
Want to lock apps on OnePlus 8 and OnePlus 8 Pro? Here’s how to enable app lock in OnePlus 8 Pro. You can use the app locker feature to lock important apps that include handy information, important mail, photos, and more. When you lock the app, you need to enter PIN, Password, or fingerprint in your OnePlus devices to access it. Just lock your important apps and secure your app data from others.
You can enable hide notification content if you don’t want to show notification of app locker enabled apps. Also, unhide or hide apps on OnePlus 8 Pro using hidden space features. Check out below settings to lock apps on OnePlus devices.
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How to Lock Apps on OnePlus 8 Pro and OnePlus 8 Using In-Built App Locker
Step 1: Swipe down the notification panel from the top of the screen and tap the Settings gear icon.
Step 2: Scroll down and tap Utilities.
Step 3: Tap App locker.
Step 4: Tap Add Apps.
Step 5: Select the apps from the list you want to lock the app.
Step 6: Tap the Back button to save.
Step 7: Go to the app drawer and open the app you locked.
Step 8: You need to enter a PIN or use a fingerprint scanner to unlock the app and access it.
How to Hide Notification Content for app locker enabled apps
Settings > Utilities > App locker > Toggle on Hide notification content
How to Unlock Apps
Settings > Utilities > App locker > Tap X icon of the app/Uncheck the app box
Hide Apps on OnePlus 8/8 Pro Using Hidden Space
Step 1: Open the App drawer and swipe screen right side to open hidden space.
Step 2: Tap on + Icon.
Step 3: Select the app from a list.
Step 4: Tap the Right arrow icon at the top right corner.
These apps hide from your app drawer and home screen.
Unhide Apps on OnePlus 8/8 Pro
Step 1: Open the App drawer and swipe screen right side to show hidden apps.
Step 2: Long press the app you want to unhide.
Step 3: Tap Unhide.
And that’s all. We hope this makes it clear how to lock apps using App locker on your latest OnePlus devices. Which one is your favorite OnePlus 8 Pro feature? Tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for the latest updates.