How to Use Safe Folder Feature on Files By Google To Keeps Your Files Secure

How to Use Safe Folder Feature on Files By Google To Keeps Your Files Secure

Google launched its new privacy feature in its File app. That feature is known as a safe folder. What is a safe folder? A safe folder is a feature that allows the user to save their file in a password-protected vault at there your file will be kept secure and locked down all the time.

It is 4-digits PIN-encrypted folder security. You can unlock it any time as soon as you navigate away from it will be again locked. You can store any type of file in it which include document, images, videos, and audio files. This feature provides the extra layer of security for those users who allow the user to use their phone. You can lock the private data of your work. Let see how you can use a safe folder feature in the google android app.

How to Use The Safe Folder on Files by Google 

If you want to try this new feature. This feature is only available in the beta version. You have to join the beta program. After that update, your files app. Now you are ready to use its new feature follows the instruction below.

 

Joined Beta Version of Files by Google
Joined Beta Version of Files by Google

If you are using the latest version then open your file app and then tap on the browse at the bottom of the screen. Under the collection, you will see a safe folder.

Safe Folder of Files By Google in Browse
Safe Folder of Files By Google in Browse

When you tap on it, it will ask about you to enter your pin which you want to set in a safe folder. Re-enter your pin to confirm that. After that, you click on the Next button your safe folder is now ready for use.

Now select the file which you want to add in your safe folder. And the tap in the three-dotted icon at their select safe folder. It will ask about your pin which you set on your safe folder. Type your pin number and tap on next your file will be moved into a safe folder.

Move File in Safe Folder in Files by Google
Move File in Safe Folder in Files by Google

Now, whenever you want to access that file tap on the safe folder in browse type your assigned pin that will found your file there.

That’s all. That’s how you can use a safe folder on files by google file app. I hope that you understand it well and informative for you. Also, share that article with your friends.

Abdul Moeez

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