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Turn use of phone lock code on or off

The phone lock code prevents others from accessing the contents of your mobile phone (pictures, messages etc.). When the phone lock code is turned on, it needs to be used every time you turn on your mobile phone and when it has been in sleep mode.

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Find "Fingerprint ID"

Tap Settings.

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Find "Fingerprint ID"

Tap Fingerprint ID.

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Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Tap the required phone lock code and follow the instructions on the screen to create an additional phone lock code.

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Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Tap New fingerprint.

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Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Follow the instructions on the screen to create the phone lock code using your fingerprint.

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Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

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Turn off use of phone lock code

Tap Settings.

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Turn off use of phone lock code

Tap Screen lock & passwords.

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Turn off use of phone lock code

Tap Password.

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Turn off use of phone lock code

Key in the current phone lock code and tap None.

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Turn off use of phone lock code

Tap REMOVE.

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Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.

Swipe right for the next step

Tap anywhere to dismiss

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