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Turn use of lock code on or off

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

Step 1 of 12

Find "Screen lock type"

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

Step 2 of 12

Find "Screen lock type"

Tap the settings icon.

Step 3 of 12

Find "Screen lock type"

Tap Lock screen and security.

Step 4 of 12

Find "Screen lock type"

Tap Screen lock type.

Step 5 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

Tap Pattern.

Step 6 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

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

Step 7 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

Repeat the selected lock code and tap CONFIRM.

Step 8 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

Tap the required setting.

Step 9 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

Tap DONE.

Step 10 of 12

Turn off use of lock code

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

Step 11 of 12

Turn off use of lock code

Tap None.

Step 12 of 12

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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