Trick to Hide Files or Folders in Android Smartphone without any App

Step 1:  

First of all Navigate your default file manager settings and Check the box “Show hidden files/folder” Now Navigate to the file or folder which you want to hide in your smartphone. 

Step 2:

Once you see the file on your Screen, Long Press it so that you can rename the file, Now just add a Dot (.) Before the file name and save it. 

For Eg: if you file name is Image, Then you will rename it to .Image 

Step 3:

You will still be able to see that file because we have Show Hidden files/folders Enabled. so our next step is again goto file manager settings and turn off Show hidden files/folders. 

Step 4:

Now Navigate to the file that you renamed, You will not be able to find it because its now hidden.

How to get the file back:

 
To get back the hidden file you Can now again Turn on Show hidden files/folders and then rename the hidden file which will show up. just Remove the Dot that we added before the name.
 
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