Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)

Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018)

Android 8.0

Turn use of phone lock code on your Samsung Galaxy A7 (2018) Android 8.0 on or off

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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.

Step 1 of 16

Find "Lock screen"

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

Step 2 of 16

Find "Lock screen"

Press the settings icon.

Step 3 of 16

Find "Lock screen"

Press Lock screen.

Step 4 of 16

Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Press Screen lock type.

Step 5 of 16

Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Press Fingerprints.

Step 6 of 16

Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Press CONTINUE.

Step 7 of 16

Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

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

Step 8 of 16

Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

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

Step 9 of 16

Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Press DONE.

Step 10 of 16

Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Press the indicator next to the required settings to turn them on.

Step 11 of 16

Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Press DONE.

Step 12 of 16

Turn off use of phone lock code

Press Screen lock type and key in the additional phone lock code you created earlier.

Step 13 of 16

Turn off use of phone lock code

Press None.

Step 14 of 16

Turn off use of phone lock code

Press REMOVE DATA.

Step 15 of 16

Turn off use of phone lock code

Press REMOVE.

Step 16 of 16

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Lock screen"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Lock screen.

2. Create phone lock code using a fingerprint

Press Screen lock type.
Press Fingerprints.
Press CONTINUE.
Press the required phone lock code and follow the instructions on the screen to create an additional phone lock code.
Follow the instructions on the screen to create the phone lock code using your fingerprint.
Press DONE.
Press the indicator next to the required settings to turn them on.
Press DONE.

3. Turn off use of phone lock code

Press Screen lock type and key in the additional phone lock code you created earlier.
Press None.
Press REMOVE DATA.
Press REMOVE.

4. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.