How to find hidden Apps on Android Phone (6 Secret Way)

Do you feel that some apps irritated you to show of many ads? which time your device is connected to the Internet. This time you search to find these apps, but you can’t get due to hidden features? In this tutorial, I was showing you top four secrets to Find Hidden Apps on Android. Android device has been under attack some malware apps,  like jay-z-app, Master key, Hidden Administers Apps, etc. These apps installed on hidden bar and control your device remotely. For example According to Lifeware jay-z-apps is the force to change the Default wallpaper image and change it to Barack Obama image.

Another malware app is master key and Hidden Administrator, both apps is a direct target to Android device administrator privilege. These apps, it hides without showing shortcut bar on home page. So you can’t remove this app because due to its hidden features. Let’s start to find secret apps for Android phones.

How to Find Hidden Apps on Android and Galaxy Device

There are no hidden apps preinstalled on your new device. If you download unofficial apps like Spy apps, Spay phone Apps, etc. This type of apps is automatically hidden on your device. To find out these hidden apps on your device read below.

Method 1

The truth spy app is very strict on security features. This app is tracking your device and send the data, whose person tracker you.You can’t find these apps to Device administrator to know this just open your Phone dialer and Type #2013* then calling button. Now open a new app that is truth Spy.

Find Hidden Apps on Android

Method 2

First, check the device Launcher hidden option to find the hidden apps.This feature is available on some launcher, for ex-Samsung default launcher, KitKat Launcher, and Nova launcher, etc. To see hidden apps on the above launcher device first checks, uninstalled’ it’s the hidden option of the launcher.

To Enable the hidden app on Android just  Click on “Menu Button of the Home page.”Now show the “3dots” on right corner site and choose the “hide apps” option and make it unhide.

How to Find Hidden Apps on Android

Method 3

When you brought a new Android device, a lot of pre-installed apps already installed this device. These uninstall because the apps are system apps.To stop the features of these apps then Go to Setting >>Application Manager>>Default Apps>>Choose apps>>Force Stop and Disable.Now, the apps are hidden on Android device.

The hidden apps are disabled mode so you can’t find it? For Find these apps Go to Setting >>Application Manager>>Default Apps>> Scroll down >>Choose Disable Apps>>Enable the apps. Before to check next first check the above two methods.

Method 4

The device manager is system framework on Android device.This features can’t modify. This Administrator controls the whole device control.In my experience, Android device manager is preinstalled apps to protect your device to the thief.To enable this app first granted the device administrator value.

Get Hide Apps on Android

I share an example to understand better, when the malware apps install on the device, it show a pop of window to give the permission .if you active that the device is the automatic restart or the apps continuing run in the background. To deactivate this type of hidden apps by deactivating its administrator privilege go to Setting >>Security>>Device Administrators . But, sometimes it does not work because the kind of malware apps hides the deactivation option, to find out this kind of apps to put a secret code on your device.

Method 5

There are some apps which track the file system both of hidden and unhidden. Share my personal experience using the file sharing apps like Software data cable and ES file explore. You can just install the apps targeted phone, and go to my apps option just click on that and get the hidden apps on android.

If use ES File Explore to find hidden apps on you target Android,

1) Install the ES File Explore apps and click on the menu button.

2) Then show the two options show hidden files and other is system hidden file, simply active both.

3) This is the way to find hidden apps on android.

find hidden apps on android

Method 6

There is a lot of Android user use the third party hide apps, for example, Hide Pro application. If you find any hide apps installed on target device then just go to apps manager and clear the data of these apps which is a help to hidden the apps file.

After completing the clear data the apps is work stop and if the phone user is hidden application through this Third party application then it automatic show on, you can easily find the hidden apps on Android

 Video guide


This tutorial how to find hidden Apps on Android. I recommend you to use play store for downloading apps for your device.For more protect your Android device then use the  McAfee Mobile Security because it provides the Hidden Administrator App detection.


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