How to create Secure Folder in Samsung Galaxy S8 plus?

Last Update Date : Mar 21. 2018

Secure Folder protects your private content and apps, such as photos and notes, from being accessed by others. Keep your private content and apps even when the device is unlocked. You can also use multiple accounts on a single device. 


Navigate to Settings → Lock screen and security → Secure Folder → SIGN IN → Lock method → Secure Folder added


Pictorial representation of the above settings are as follows :  


a). On the Apps screen, tap Settings.



b). Tap Lock screen and security.



c).Tap Secure Folder.



d). To use Secure Folder, you should sing in to Samsung account. Tap SIGN IN.



e). Enter your Samsung account information and then tap SING IN.




f). Select a lock method to use for Secure Folder. If you forget how to unlock Secure Folder, you can reset your lock using your Samsung account.



g). If setup is completed, a shortcut to Secure Folder will be added to the Home and Apps screens.




NOTE : Secure Folder is a separate, secured storage area. The data and apps in Secure Folder cannot be transferred to other devices. Attempting to customize the operating system or modifying software will cause Secure Folder to be automatically locked and inaccessible. Before saving data in Secure Folder, make sure to back up a copy of the data in another location.


CLICK HERE to know about Secure Folder in Samsung Galaxy S8+ ( SM-G955 ).     

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