What is Secure Folder and how to use it on Samsung Mobile Device?
Secure Folder protects your private content and Apps, such as photos and contacts, from being accessed by others. You can keep your private content and Apps even when the device is unlocked. You can also use multiple accounts on a single device.
• No risk for hacking with encrypted content based on KNOX
• Only one time authentication for Secure Folder in order to set up and use several Apps
• Separate accounts for the same App
• Secure Folder is a separate, secured storage area. The data and Apps in Secure Folder cannot be transferred to other devices via unapproved sharing methods, such as USB or Wi-Fi Direct.
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 secure location.
When you launch the Secure Folder App, you must unlock the App using your preset lock method. If you forget your Secure Folder unlock code, you can reset it using your Samsung account. Tap the reset button at the bottom of the locked screen, and enter your Samsung account password.
If you have forgetton how to unlock Secure Folder, you can reset your lock using your Samsung account.
You can set the device to automatically lock Secure Folder when it is not being used.
To move content such as photos and contacts to the Secure Folder, follow these steps:
Please note: The method for moving content may vary depending on the content type
To move content from Secure Folder to the corresponding App in the default storage, follow these steps:
To add Applications in Secure Folder, follow these steps:
To install Apps from Play Store or Galaxy Apps, tap DOWNLOAD FROM PLAY STORE or DOWNLOAD FROM GALAXY APPS
To hide the Secure Folder shortcut from the Apps screen or Home screen, follow these steps:
To uninstall Secure Folder, including the content and Apps, follow these steps:
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