Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Samsung Galaxy Alpha

Android 4.4.4

Turn use of phone lock code on your Samsung Galaxy Alpha Android 4.4.4 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 13

Find "Security"

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

Step 2 of 13

Find "Security"

Press the settings icon.

Step 3 of 13

Find "Security"

Press Security.

Step 4 of 13

Find "Security"

Press Lock screen.

Step 5 of 13

Create phone lock code

Press Screen lock.

Step 6 of 13

Create phone lock code

Press Pattern.

Step 7 of 13

Create phone lock code

Slide your finger across the screen to connect at least four points and press Continue.

Step 8 of 13

Create phone lock code

Repeat the selected phone lock code and press Confirm.

Step 9 of 13

Select PIN

Key in a four-digit PIN and press Continue.

Step 10 of 13

Select PIN

Key in the PIN again and press OK.

Step 11 of 13

Turn off use of phone lock code

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

Step 12 of 13

Turn off use of phone lock code

Press None.

Step 13 of 13

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Security"

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

2. Create phone lock code

Press Screen lock.
Press Pattern.
Slide your finger across the screen to connect at least four points and press Continue.
Repeat the selected phone lock code and press Confirm.

3. Select PIN

Key in a four-digit PIN and press Continue.
Key in the PIN again and press OK.

4. Turn off use of phone lock code

Press Screen lock and key in the current phone lock code.
Press None.

5. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.