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How to hide apps on droid

I have a galaxy s7. I have kik, and my bank account I would like to hide from app manager and and apps. I tried privacy me but that showed up on my app manager. Also is there a way I can get a notification from these apps that are discreet

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Help

My problem is a spouse. They want my information and know my code to get in. I have to give it to them I have theirs etc. Plz help

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Won't help.

If you can't maintain physical or password security then there is no security.

I don't know how long you've been into security or how many discussions but break the rules and there is no security.

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Oh man

Break the rules and no security? I cant camoflouge the app?

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Since any app would have to reveal itself

The camo app would have to show a way to unlock so this is just going to create more problems.

Current Androids let you switch users which is great if you need to hand your phone to border security or a child.

Why not just add that other user?

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Thank you

How do I switch users? And what do you think about nova launcher and privacy me? Thank you

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I don't think about them.

As I can implement users (see my reply below) and I'm a bit of a security person at work, adding another app may actually weaken security.

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Here's more about the locks that Android has now.
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There's no need for app hiding.

I put a lock on my phone so when I use it, only I use it.

Also, newer Android OSes have a switch user so they can't use your bank app.

It appears there is a market for apps we really didn't need.

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