Like most messaging mobile applications, WhatsApp Messenger supports media attachments such as images, audios, videos, and documents. Either you use Android or iPhone, gallery automatically shows the media you receive in the WhatsApp Messenger, i.e. any photo, gif, or video you receive is automatically listed on the phone’s gallery. Although this is good for some users while others may not like it, maybe WhatsApp media littering your gallery or you may want to hide specific media from others. The methods explained below works on both Android and iPhone. Hide WhatsApp Media from Individual Contacts or Group WhatsApp gives you control to hide WhatsApp videos and images from Individual Contacts or Groups from appearing in the gallery. The feature to hide media from contacts and groups can be configured as follows: Android Method \tOpen WhatsApp Messenger on your mobile. \tOpen the individual contact or group chat whose media you want to hide. \tTap Menu and then tap View Contact for individual contact or tap Group Info for Group. \tTap on "Media visibility". \tTap No when the "Show newly downloaded media from this chat in your phone's gallery" prompt is displayed. \tTap OK and you are done. Hide WhatsApp media from certain contact on Android iPhone Method \tOpen WhatsApp Messenger on your mobile. \tOpen the individual contact or group chat whose media you want to hide. \tTap Contact or Group Name to view Contact info or Group Info. \tTap on "Save to Camera Roll". \tTap Never when the "Automatically save photos and videos you receive to your iPhone's Camera Roll" prompt is displayed. \tYou are done. Hide WhatsApp Media from Contact or Group on iPhone The phone's Gallery is no longer showing new media downloaded by WhatsApp that you receive from the contact or group. Hide All WhatsApp Media from Gallery We have shown you above, how to hide media from individual contacts or groups, which is useful if you don't like certain images or videos from some contact or group to show in your gallery. WhatsApp also provides an option to prevent all media from appearing in the gallery irrespective of a contact or group. The method works in the latest versions of WhatsApp Messenger. Here's how it works: Android Method \tOpen WhatsApp Messenger on your mobile. \tTap Menu in the upper right corner of the WhatsApp (the three dots). \tTap Settings to open the application options. \tTap to the Chats group of settings. \tToggle the option for "Media visibility" to turn it off as it is enabled by default. WhatsApp Hide All Media from Gallery in Android iPhone Method \tOpen WhatsApp Messenger on your mobile. \tTap Settings to open the application options. \tTap to the Chats group of settings. \tToggle the option for "Save to Camera Roll" to turn it off as it is enabled by default. iPhone WhatsApp Chats Settings Save to Camera Roll Toggle WhatsApp hides only new media from appearing in the gallery which will be downloaded in the mobile. Now after you hide all media from gallery, you can also allow WhatsApp media to show from specific contact or group in the gallery. All you have to do is follow above "Hide WhatsApp Media from Individual Contacts or Group" guideline and Tap Yes/Always instead of No/Never when prompted. I hope you find these tricks useful and might use to hide all WhatsApp media or show media from certain contacts or group.