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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 14

Find "Screen lock type"

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

Step 2 of 14

Find "Screen lock type"

Tap the settings icon.

Step 3 of 14

Find "Screen lock type"

Tap Lock screen and security.

Step 4 of 14

Find "Screen lock type"

Tap Screen lock type.

Step 5 of 14

Create phone lock code

Tap Pattern.

Step 6 of 14

Create phone lock code

Slide your finger across the screen to connect at least four points and tap CONTINUE.

Step 7 of 14

Create phone lock code

Repeat the selected phone lock code and tap CONFIRM.

Step 8 of 14

Select PIN

Key in a four-digit PIN and tap CONTINUE.

Step 9 of 14

Select PIN

Key in the PIN again and tap OK.

Step 10 of 14

Select PIN

Tap the required setting.

Step 11 of 14

Select PIN

Tap DONE.

Step 12 of 14

Turn off use of phone lock code

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

Step 13 of 14

Turn off use of phone lock code

Tap None.

Step 14 of 14

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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