How to Access Oreo's Hidden File Manager

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  1. Lana30

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    Hi Everyone,
    I've seen an article that shows you how to access Oreo's hidden file manager but I can't seem to find it on my phone. Any advice? Thanks in advance.
     
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    Copied from a Google Search:
    To access hidden file manager in Android Oreo, go to the Settings > Storage menu and then scroll down and tap on the 'Files' option
    Works on Android Pie too
     
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    Thanks a lot for your answer. I read that the hidden file manager would only sort by grid or list but when I go into my phone's settings I get these options, is that the real hidden file manager? 38872953_274643693349155_1845346902183247872_n.jpg
     
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    Guess it depends on the rom
     
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    On my phone, that only opens my stock File Manager; not any "hidden" file manager. I would agree, that this all depends on the phone brand and what it has pre-installed

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