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    How to activate or deactivate use of phone lock code

    The phone lock code protects the contents of your mobile phone from unauthorised use. If use of phone lock code is activated, it needs to be keyed in when you turn on your mobile phone or when it has been in standby mode.

    Step 1 of 10

    Press Settings.

    Step 2 of 10

    Press Touch ID & Passcode.

    Step 3 of 10

    Select one of the following options:Activate use of phone lock code, go to 2a.Deactivate use of phone lock code, go to 2b.

    Step 4 of 10

    Press Turn Passcode On.

    Step 5 of 10

    If you've already added a fingerprint:Press Keep or Delete.

    Step 6 of 10

    Key in a phone lock code of your own choice.Key in the same phone lock code again.Press Require Passcode.

    Step 7 of 10

    Press Immediately or the required period.

    Step 8 of 10

    Press Back.

    Step 9 of 10

    Press Turn Passcode Off.Key in your phone lock code.

    Step 10 of 10

    Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

    1. Find "Touch ID & Passcode"

    Press Settings.
    Press Touch ID & Passcode.

    2. Select option

    Select one of the following options:
    Activate use of phone lock code, go to 2a.
    Deactivate use of phone lock code, go to 2b.

    3. 2a - Activate use of phone lock code

    Press Turn Passcode On.
    If you've already added a fingerprint:
    Press Keep or Delete.
    Key in a phone lock code of your own choice.
    Key in the same phone lock code again.
    Press Require Passcode.
    Press Immediately or the required period.
    Press Back.

    4. 2b - Deactivate use of phone lock code

    Press Turn Passcode Off.
    Key in your phone lock code.

    5. Return to the Home screen

    Press the Home key to end the session and return to the Home screen.

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