Private Message Box The Private message box is one of the best apps to hide text messages on iPhone without deleting them. You can chat with an individual and add contacts to the integrated app phonebook but keep it secured from scrutiny.
CoverMe Private is a great option if you need to find a way to hide messages on an iPhone. You can actually use this app to encrypt and lock your calls and text messages; they'll be secured with your Touch ID, so you don't have to worry about someone figuring out your code or password.
With the tweak installed, open Messages and swipe left on any conversation you want. A new Hide button will appear next to the Delete button. Tap on it and the conversation will disappear without being deleted. To unhide it, just press Edit and then Unhide All.
"To delete a single conversation, swipe left over the conversation that you want to delete, tap Delete, then tap Delete again to confirm. To delete more than one conversation, open Messages and tap Edit in the upper-left corner. Then tap the circle next to the conversations and tap Delete in the bottom-right corner."
Tap and hold on a message until the menu pops up > Then tap More. Step 3. Now you can choose the items you want to delete, and then tap the trash icon. Or you can tap Delete All to remove them all.
How to Hide Text Messages on iPhone by Turning Off Message Preview
Open the message thread. Tap on the (i) in the top right corner. Chose Hide Alerts. Now you will not see an alert if a message is received to that Message thread.
Use iMessage Invisible Ink Feature to Hide Text
Tap and hold on the text message that you want to delete, then tap the More button. Confirm that there is a blue check mark to the left of the message that you want to delete, then tap the trash can icon at the bottom-left corner of the screen. Tap the Delete Message button to confirm removal of the text message.
View blocked contacts and numbers Messages > Blocked Contacts. Settings app > scroll to and select FaceTime > Blocked Contacts. Learn more from the Apple support article Block calls and block or filter messages on your iPhone.
Since SMS text messages are sent across your mobile phone's cellular voice control channel, they are not part of standard internet traffic. Your VPN connection is not involved.
Another category of hiding apps that parents should be aware of are disguise apps. Smart Hide Calculator (Android, free) and Secret Calculator (iPhone, free) appear as calculators on the icon and when you open them. Hide it Pro (Android, free) is a functioning audio manager that can be used to turn volumes up and down.