Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2

Android 7.1

Turn use of lock code on your Samsung Galaxy Tab Active 2 Android 7.1 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 14

1. Find "Lock screen and security"

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

Step 2 of 14

1. Find "Lock screen and security"

Press the settings icon.

Step 3 of 14

1. Find "Lock screen and security"

Press Lock screen and security.

Step 4 of 14

2. Create lock code using a fingerprint

Press Fingerprint Scanner.

Step 5 of 14

2. Create lock code using a fingerprint

Press CONTINUE.

Step 6 of 14

2. Create lock code using a fingerprint

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

Step 7 of 14

2. Create lock code using a fingerprint

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

Step 8 of 14

2. Create lock code using a fingerprint

Press DONE.

Step 9 of 14

2. Create lock code using a fingerprint

Press the indicator next to the required setting.

Step 10 of 14

2. Create lock code using a fingerprint

Press DONE.

Step 11 of 14

2. Create lock code using a fingerprint

Press the Return key.

Step 12 of 14

3. Turn off use of lock code

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

Step 13 of 14

3. Turn off use of lock code

Press None and follow the instructions on the screen to turn off use of lock code.

Step 14 of 14

4. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

1. Find "Lock screen and security"

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

2. Create lock code using a fingerprint

Press Fingerprint Scanner.
Press CONTINUE.
Press the required lock code and follow the instructions on the screen to create an additional lock code.
Follow the instructions on the screen to create the lock code using your fingerprint.
Press DONE.
Press the indicator next to the required setting.
Press DONE.
Press the Return key.

3. Turn off use of lock code

Press Screen lock type and key in the current lock code.
Press None and follow the instructions on the screen to turn off use of lock code.

4. Return to the home screen

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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