{"blocks":[{"title":"Find "Security & location"","steps":[{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top of the screen."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press the settings icon."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press Security & location."}],"content":"
  • Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top of the screen.
  • Press the settings icon.
  • Press Security & location.
","info":""},{"title":"Create phone lock code using a fingerprint","steps":[{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press Pixel Imprint."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press Next."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press the required phone lock code and follow the instructions on the screen to create an additional phone lock code."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press the required setting."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press Done."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Follow the instructions on the screen to add your fingerprint."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press Done."}],"content":"
  • Press Pixel Imprint.
  • Press Next.
  • Press the required phone lock code and follow the instructions on the screen to create an additional phone lock code.
  • Press the required setting.
  • Press Done.
  • Follow the instructions on the screen to add your fingerprint.
  • Press Done.
","info":""},{"title":"Turn off use of phone lock code","steps":[{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press Screen lock and key in the current phone lock code."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press None."},{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press Yes, remove."}],"content":"
  • Press Screen lock and key in the current phone lock code.
  • Press None.
  • Press Yes, remove.
","info":""},{"title":"Return to the home screen","steps":[{"note":null,"overlay":null,"text":"Press the Home key to return to the home screen."}],"content":"
  • Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
","info":""}],"name":"Turning use of phone lock code on or off","description":"The phone lock code prevents others from accessing the contents of your phone (such as pictures and messages). When the phone lock code is turned on, it needs to be used every time you turn on your phone and when it has been in sleep mode.","id":26,"deviceId":115537}

Turning use of phone lock code on or off

The phone lock code prevents others from accessing the contents of your phone (such as pictures and messages). When the phone lock code is turned on, it needs to be used every time you turn on your phone and when it has been in sleep mode.
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Step 1 of 14

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top of the screen.

Step 2 of 14

Press the settings icon.

Step 3 of 14

Press Security & location.

Step 4 of 14

Press Pixel Imprint.

Step 5 of 14

Press Next.

Step 6 of 14

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

Step 7 of 14

Press the required setting.

Step 8 of 14

Press Done.

Step 9 of 14

Follow the instructions on the screen to add your fingerprint.

Step 10 of 14

Press Done.

Step 11 of 14

Press Screen lock and key in the current phone lock code.

Step 12 of 14

Press None.

Step 13 of 14

Press Yes, remove.

Step 14 of 14

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

Last updated: 28/3/2019
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