How Do I move content or apps to the Secure Folder?

Last Update Date : Apr 12. 2018

The Secure Folder is currently available on Galaxy S7 and S7 edge devices running Android Nougat 7.0, and the Galaxy A3 (2017) and Galaxy A5 (2017).


It will become available on other compatible devices with operating system updates.


Note that you will need to set up and create the Secure Folder before you can use it.


To move files such as images:

1. From the home screen, choose Apps



2. Choose Gallery



3. Choose the image you would like to move to the Secure Folder



4. Choose More



5. Choose Move to Secure Folder



6. Enter your unlock details for your Secure Folder, and the file will be automatically moved to your Secure Folder

To move an app to the Secure Folder:


1. Open your Secure Folder

(You can find it by tapping Apps, or if you have hidden it, by tapping Settings>Lock screen and security>Secure folder icon at the bottom of the screen)

2. Choose Add



3. Choose which app you would like to move to the Secure Folder


Choose app 

4. Choose Add, and the app will be automatically moved to your Secure Folder


Add app 






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