Basic use

Turn 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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Find "Security & location"
Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Security & location.
Create phone lock code using a fingerprint
Press Fingerprint.
Press SET UP SCREEN LOCK and follow the instructions on the screen to create an additional phone lock code.
Key in the phone lock code and press Add fingerprint.
Press CONTINUE and follow the instructions on the screen to add your fingerprint.
Press DONE.
Return to the home screen
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
Turn off use of phone lock code
Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Press the settings icon.
Press Security & location.
Press Screen lock and key in the current phone lock code.
Press None.
Press YES, REMOVE.
Return to the home screen
Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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