Your question: How do I find a Secure Folder on Android?

How do I view a Secure Folder?

Select and hold the desired picture(s) > Menu icon > Move to Secure Folder. Pictures that have been moved to the Secure Folder are no longer visible in the regular Gallery. Select Secure Folder > Gallery to view them.

How do I access a Secure Folder on Android?

Tap and hold the file(s) you want to move into Secure Folder. Tap More Options and then tap Move to Secure Folder. Enter your Secure Folder passcode information. The file will be moved and you can view it in Secure Folder.

How do I access my Samsung Secure Folder?

To use Secure Folder, first set up a Samsung account. Then go to Settings > Lock screen and security > Secure Folder. Tap to open it then log in with your Samsung account. Your Secure Folder is now ready.

How do I recover pictures from a Secure Folder?

Restore Secure Folder data

  1. Open the menu [︙] → Tap Backup and restore → Tap Restore.
  2. Select the items you want to restore. If multiple devices use the same Samsung account for Secure Folder data backup, multiple backups are listed. Only one backup data exists per device..
  3. Tap Restore now.
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How do I open a Secure Folder on Galaxy S9?

How to Use the Galaxy S9 Secure Folder

  1. Open Settings (gear-shaped button in the notification pulldown bar)
  2. Tap Lock screen & Security.
  3. Scroll down and tap Secure Folder.
  4. Hit the next arrow then click Start.
  5. Sign in or create a Samsung Account.

What is a Secure Folder on Android?

Secure Folder is a private, encrypted space on Samsung Galaxy smartphones. Apps and other data like notes, pictures, contacts, apps, or documents that are in Secure Folder are hidden under an additional layer of security protected by Samsung Knox security.

How do I find my hidden photos on my Samsung?

To view images or content you have saved in Private Mode:

  1. 1 Switch on Private Mode. You can do this either by: …
  2. 2 Enter your Private Mode PIN, pattern or password.
  3. 3 While Private Mode is active, you will see the Private Mode icon at the top of your screen.
  4. 4 Private files and images will now be available.

Is Secure folder backed up?

The backup and restore feature comes in handy if you switch to a new phone. It lets you upload all the files located in Samsung Secure Folder to the cloud and then download them to a different device.

How do I view private photos in my gallery?

To access these lock files, open the Gallery app, tap on the three dots and select Show Locked Files. You’ll be prompted to enter the password, PIN or fingerprint and then you can access the hidden photos.