You don't even have to set it up through DeX if you don't want to.
Having people snoop around your stuff when you're not at your desk is seriously infuriating. Unfortunately, your best bet against this kind of personal violation is to take advantage of some of the available measures you can set up beforehand.
If you've got a
How to set up the Secure Folder on the Samsung DeX
- Open up the Device Settings from the notifications shelf.
- Scroll until you see the Lock screen and security section.
- Scroll until you see Secure Folder.
Log in with your Samsung account to begin the process.
Once you've started the process and you're all signed in and ready to rev it up, you'll have to set up a Pattern, PIN, or Password to unlock the folder from DeX. Afterwards, you'll see the Secure Folder pop up on screen with a few apps already installed. You can add more as you please.
What else can the Secure Folder do?
Everything the Secure Folder can do on Samsung DeX is possible through the Galaxy S8.