1. Home
  2. /
  3. Unlock Your PC or Tablet with Your Watch and Samsung Flow

Unlock Your PC or Tablet with Your Watch and Samsung Flow

Unlock Your PC or Tablet with Your Watch and Samsung Flow

Samsung Flow is an app that lets you seamlessly pair your phone to your PC or tablet. But that's not all. You can get Samsung Flow on your watch, so you can enjoy connectivity on the go. Read on to learn how to install and pair Samsung Flow on your watch.

Available screens and settings may vary by provider, phone, or watch.

Bluetooth has to be enabled on both devices.

Samsung Flow needs to be installed on your PC or tablet.

Your watch needs to be connected to Wi-Fi to download Samsung Flow.

Install and Set Up Samsung Flow on Your Watch

Once you install Samsung Flow on your watch, you'll be ready to control your PC or tablet from your wrist.

To download Samsung Flow on your watch, from the Apps screen, touch Galaxy Apps, and then swipe to and touch Search. Enter Samsung Flow and touch SEARCH, and then touch Samsung Flow to download the app.

To set up Samsung Flow, open the Samsung Flow app, follow on-screen prompts. To set up a lock screen, touch Type, select a lock type, and then enter your credentials. Touch Use for and then choose Screen and payments. Exit your watch and unlock with set screen lock. Open the Samsung Flow app and then enable Simple Unlock.

Note: A lock screen must be set up to use Samsung Flow features. The Galaxy Watch has Samsung Flow pre-installed. 

Samsung Glow on Your Watch

Pair Your Watch and Unlock Your PC or Tablet

You're almost there - it's time to pair your watch and get everything connected.

To pair your watch and PC or tablet, open Samsung Flow, touch START, select your watch from the list, and then follow the on-screen prompts to complete the pairing process.

To unlock the PC or tablet with your watch, turn on your PC or tablet, allow your PC or tablet to connect to your watch by touching Done, and then rotate your bezel clockwise to unlock your PC or tablet.

Pair Your Watch and Unlock Your PC or Tablet
Share this article
24 people found this helpful.
Was this content helpful?

How would you like to contact us?

Give us a call 1-800-SAMSUNG (1-800-726-7864)
MOBILE: 24 hours, 7 days a week ALL OTHER: M-F 8-12AM/S-S 9AM-11PM, APPLIANCES 6PM ET Printer support visit: hp.com/support/samsung

Chat with us

Live Chat support with a Samsung Care Pro.

24 HOURS 7 DAYS A WEEK

Help with your order

Send us your inquiry and we will respond within 24 hours.

Social Support

Contact us on Twitter or Facebook and we'll reply with an answer to your question or issue.

Ask the Community

Browse answers, ask questions and get solutions from other Samsung customers.

Question about a promotion?

Learn more about Samsung promotions.