How to Lock Apps on Samsung Galaxy S10 Plus, S10e, S9 (Plus), S8 (Plus)

Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Want to lock individual apps on galaxy S10 & S10 Plus? Here I will show you different ways to lock apps on Galaxy 10 plus, S10, S10e, etc. You can use ultrasonic fingerprint in a secure folder to lock galaxy S10 apps. Also, download third-party apps to lock any app on your Samsung Galaxy devices.

When you lock apps using the fingerprint scanner on Galaxy S10, every time you need to use your fingerprint to unlock apps on galaxy S10. Also, hide apps on galaxy S10 using home settings. Follow below given different methods to lock apps on Galaxy S10 using Samsung secure folder.

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How to lock apps on Galaxy S10

Check out the below-given way to lock individual apps on Samsung Galaxy S10, S10 Plus, and S10e.

Lock Samsung Galaxy S10 (Plus) apps using a secure folder

You can use the galaxy S10 secure folder to lock apps. Also, add files, add apps, and edit apps in your device.

Step 1: Swipe down notification from top of the screen and long-press secure folder.

Step 2: Enter PIN or Password you want to set.

List of four options available including lock, add apps, add files and edit apps in your device.

Step 3: Tap Add apps.

Step 4: Select apps you want to lock using a secure folder.

Now secure added apps in your Samsung S10 & S10+ device. You’ll need to enter PIN number or fingerprint or Iris scanner security to unlock apps on S10.

Unlock apps on Samsung S10 Plus

Step 1: Open Secure folder on your Samsung S10 Plus

Step 2: Click on Add apps

Step 3: Tap – icon to remove the app from a list

Lock Apps on Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus and S9

Step 1: Open the Recent apps in your Samsung S9 & S9 plus.

Step 2: Tap on Three vertical dots at the upper right side corner.

Step 3: Click on lock apps.

Now show lock icon on all recent apps list in your galaxy devices.

Step 4: Tap on the lock icon of the app you want to lock and tap Done

Lock Individual Apps on Galaxy S8 & S8 Plus

You need to download a third-party app on your Samsung galaxy devices to lock the app.

Step 1: Download and install the app locker app on your Samsung Galaxy devices.

Step 2: Open app in your device.

Here you can set the security you want to use to unlock app

Step 3: Toggle on App you want to lock from the list.

How to Hide Apps on Galaxy S10 Plus & S10

Step 1: Long press on the blank space in the galaxy S10 home screen.

Step 2: Tap Home screen settings.

Step 3: Scroll down at the end of the page and tap Hide apps.

Step 4: Select apps you want to hide from galaxy S10.

Step 5: Tap Apply.

Now hide galaxy S10 apps from the app drawer.

And that’s all. We hope this makes it clear how to lock apps on Galaxy S10 One UI. If you have any kind of trouble, tell us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for the latest updates.

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