How to Access Hidden File Manager on Google Pixel Phones
Your Google Pixel phone has a hidden file manager that you can easily access through the Chrome browser. This file manager allows you to see everything that is saved on your smartphone. However, this does not give you the ability to maneuver. You only have the option of viewing the files and not copying or cutting them to different folders.
Here’s How to Easily Access Hidden File Manager on Google Pixel Phones
Sometimes, you are unable to find a certain file stored on your Google Pix phone because it is automatically stored in the cloud and deleted from your device which includes photos and videos. To know for sure which files are present on your smartphone, you need to perform a simple operation which we will talk about later. Note that you can always download a dedicated file manager app from the Play Store. If you can’t or don’t want to, you can always use our guide.
If you are not familiar with the technique, just follow the step by step instructions below and go to the hidden file manager in Google Pixel phones.
1. The first thing you need to do to access the hidden file manager on Pixel phones is launch the Chrome browser.
2. Now all you have to do is type the Url in the address bar. You can also copy and paste the text:
file: /// sd card /
3. Press Enter and you are good to go.
This is all you need to do to access the hidden file manager on your Pixel phones. You will see the list of files and folders in your browser that you can interact with. Tap on the desired folder and easily view files. Note that this works on my Google Pixel 3 but the manager did not load on the OnePlus 7 Pro. Try it for yourself. Also check out:
The process is pretty straightforward and all you need to do is post the hidden URL in the Chrome browser and you are good to go. That’s all there is to it, folks. How did you like the hidden file manager?