How to password protect photos on iOS? Here is a simple tutorial on how to hide your secret photos on Apple iPhone and iPad without using any password or third party apps.
I believe this method works on the iPad mini, iPod Touch and on both iOS 6 and iOS 5.
- Step 1 – Click on ‘Edit’
- Step 2 – Click on ‘Crop’
- Step 3 – Drag to crop the photo
- Step 4 – When you are done, click on the ‘crop’ button and then the ‘Save’ button. (‘Save’ button will appear after you click on ‘crop’ button)
How to View the Original Photo
To view the original photo, click on the ‘edit’ button and then click on the ‘Revert to Original’ button.
Click on the ‘Undo’ button to re-hide it, or ‘Save’ to permanently restore the original photo.
Watch Video Tutorial on Hiding and Cropping
We’ve created a step by step tutorial on how to edit, crop and hide secret photos from your spouse, boyfriend, girlfriend and etc. Forget about buying third party apps from iTunes.
WARNING – Remember to make backup copies of your photos, there is a possibility that Apple might change certain features, making your original photos inaccessible.