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New Contributor
Posts: 4
Registered: ‎03-12-2012
My Device: Bold 4
My Carrier: Idea

How to hide video files in Playbook

I want to hide some of the videos to hide from my kids. There is no such option that any particular video file doesnt show in the videos list. Insted, if there is any option to hide the icon of the video from the menu, just like option in the Bold 4 smartphone.

Regular Contributor
Posts: 92
Registered: ‎01-20-2012
My Device: Z10 + Torch + Playbook
My Carrier: Vodafone Uk

Re: How to hide video files in Playbook

There's an app called "my file manager" that secures and hides files.
Developer
Posts: 863
Registered: ‎10-27-2010
My Device: Z30 / PlayBook 64GB
My Carrier: Virgin Mobile UK

Re: How to hide video files in Playbook

There isn't an option per se.

However there is an app in AppWorld that will let you do it.

Personally, I just use the Air Browser in AppWorld to rename the file extension from .mp4 to .mp4.me.

This hides the video from the player until I name it back again.

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Posts: 3
Registered: ‎06-01-2012
My Device: Blackberry Playbook
My Carrier: Not applicable

Re: How to hide video files in Playbook

Hi, 

 

I am using "hide Files" to hide videos on my Blackberry Playbook. It can hide any type of files includings videos, pictures, documents and music files etc. you can check the same on below link

 

http://appworld.blackberry.com/webstore/content/115444/?lang=en

 

It is very good software and i recommend to download it.!!!