Xiaomi, it is arguably a smartphone that has a million advantages but can be wrapped up at a low price. Of course, this makes Xiaomi a target smartphone for many Indonesians.
Not only is the hardware problem captivating, Xiaomi’s software is not inferior to other brands as well. For example, the MIUI is Xiaomi’s original UI which has many advantages over other smartphone UIs.
One of the features found in MIUI is that you can actually hide your applications! If usually the hiding feature is only available for files in the form of photos or videos. But in this Xiaomi it turns out that you can also hide applications.
But, before discussing how to hide applications on Xiaomi, let’s first discuss the functions and uses of this feature.
Benefits of Hiding Apps on Xiaomi
By hiding the applications you want, of course this will make it easier for you to maintain your privacy, especially when your smartphone is being borrowed by friends or relatives.
Take, for example, when you have a game installed on your smartphone then your nephew whines to be able to play it while you are afraid that if your nephew plays it the rank will drop, therefore, this is the benefit of hiding the application.
In addition, if you have a job that requires a high level of privacy, you can use this feature so that later there will be no data or applications such as notes that are leaked by the general public who are not allowed to access them.
Finally, of course, by hiding the application you will not be prone to “wrong install” accidents which of course will feel very annoying.
How to Hide Applications on Xiaomi
After knowing the benefits of hiding apps on Xiaomi smartphones, here are the steps to do it:
- Open the Settings found on the Xiaomi smartphone
- Under Settings, look for the App Invisible option
- After finding it, open the option
- Choose the apps that you want to hide or don’t want to show
- When finished with the selected application, press OK
- Check the Menu whether the application you checked is still there or not
- To show it again, you can return to the App Invisible option and uncheck applications that have been hidden
- Don’t forget to press OK to be able to bring it back
Tada! In a fairly easy way and in less than 5 minutes, you can protect your privacy by hiding a series of applications that you don’t want others to see.
Most importantly, is to use this feature wisely. The feature of silencing the application presented by Xiaomi via MIUI is of course aimed at positive things and of course brings benefits to its users.