Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016)

Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016)

Android 6.0

Turn use of lock code on your Samsung Galaxy Tab A 10.1 (2016) Android 6.0 on or off

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The lock code protects the contents of your tablet from unauthorised use (such as pictures and messages). 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"

Press the settings icon.

Step 3 of 12

Find "Screen lock type"

Press Lock screen and security.

Step 4 of 12

Find "Screen lock type"

Press Screen lock type.

Step 5 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

Press Pattern.

Step 6 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

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

Step 7 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

Repeat the selected lock code and press CONFIRM.

Step 8 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

Press the required setting.

Step 9 of 12

Create lock code using a pattern

Press DONE.

Step 10 of 12

Turn off use of lock code

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

Step 11 of 12

Turn off use of lock code

Press None.

Step 12 of 12

Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Screen lock type"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Lock screen and security.
Press Screen lock type.

2. Create lock code using a pattern

Press Pattern.
Slide your finger across the screen to connect at least four points and press CONTINUE.
Repeat the selected lock code and press CONFIRM.
Press the required setting.
Press DONE.

3. Turn off use of lock code

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

4. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.