Do you have a Huawei mobile and want to hide a file so that it is safe from the curious? The safe is the function you were looking for. It is a secret folder where you can save your files, and you will need your fingerprint or a password to access it.
Huawei safe: everything you need to know
What is the safe
The safe is a concept very similar to the private space also of EMUI. The difference is that here we can save any file, and not just images, video or music.
The content of this special folder will be encryption. In this way, no one but you will be able to access the content that is inside.
In order to access the content you will have to enter your fingerprint or a password. Whoever does not have these keys will not be able to see what you have saved in the folder.
How to activate it
But this folder is not created directly on the mobile. You will have to enable it from Settings> Security> Safe, and in seconds you will have it ready to start using it.
When you go to use it for the first time, you will need to configure it. At that moment, you can choose the site where you want this to be saved binder special. If you don’t indicate anything special, it will be saved in the root folder of the phone, but you can change the location if you wish.
Add files to Huawei
To add files to this folder you have two options. The first one is to do it from within the folder itself. To do this, you just have to click on the type of file that interests you and select the Add option. Then you can choose between all the files of this type that you have on your phone.
If what you want is to add the files from outside, you just have to go to the file you want to move. When clicking on the menu, select the Move to safe option.
Keep in mind that this process is not as simple as copy and paste. And is that all the files that you send to this folder will no longer be available to all users. You will need to enter your fingerprint or password to access them.
Remove files from Huawei safe
In case you want to remove a file from the safe, the process is quite simple. You just have to press and hold the file you want to put back in a «normal» folder. In the menu that appears, you must choose the option Take, and you will have your file back in a regular folder.
Have you ever used the Huawei safe? Do you think it is a useful function or do you not consider it necessary? What other steps do you take to preserve your privacy? In the comments section that you can find a little below you can tell us what you want about it.