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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.

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Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your mobile phone.

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Press the settings icon.

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Press Fingerprint scanner.

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Press Add fingerprint.

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Press the required setting.

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Follow the instructions on the display to create an additional phone lock code and press DONE.

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Follow the instructions on the display to create a phone lock code using your fingerprint and press DONE.

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Press the return icon.

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Press Security & location.

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Press Screen lock.

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Key in the current phone lock code and press None.

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Press YES, REMOVE.

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Press the home icon to end the session and return to the Home screen.

1. Find "Fingerprint scanner"

Slide your finger down the display starting from the top edge of your mobile phone.
Press the settings icon.
Press Fingerprint scanner.

2. Create phone lock code using your fingerprint

Press Add fingerprint.
Press the required setting.
Follow the instructions on the display to create an additional phone lock code and press DONE.
Follow the instructions on the display to create a phone lock code using your fingerprint and press DONE.
Press the return icon.

3. Deactivate use of phone lock code

Press Security & location.
Press Screen lock.
Key in the current phone lock code and press None.
Press YES, REMOVE.

4. Return to the Home screen

Press the home icon to end the session and return to the Home screen.