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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.

Step 1 of 11

Find "Lock screen and security"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.

Step 2 of 11

Find "Lock screen and security"

Tap the settings icon.

Step 3 of 11

Find "Lock screen and security"

Tap Lock screen and security.

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Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Tap Fingerprints.

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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

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

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Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Tap the indicator next to the required setting.

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Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Tap DONE.

Step 9 of 11

Turn off use of phone lock code

Tap Screen lock type and key in the current phone lock code.

Step 10 of 11

Turn off use of phone lock code

Tap None and follow the instructions on the screen to turn off use of phone lock code.

Step 11 of 11

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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