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Turn use of phone lock code on or off - Sony Xperia tipo

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The phone lock code protects the contents of your phone from unauthorised use. If the phone lock code is turned on, it needs to be keyed in when you turn on your phone. Follow these instructions to turn use of phone lock code on or off.

Step 1 of 23

Find "Screen lock"

Press the menu icon.

Step 2 of 23

Find "Screen lock"

Press Settings.

Step 3 of 23

Find "Screen lock"

Press Security.

Step 4 of 23

Find "Screen lock"

Press Screen lock.

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Step 5 of 23

Select option

Select one of the following options:
Create phone lock code using swipe, go to 2a.
Create phone lock code using a pattern, go to 2b.
Create phone lock code using a PIN, go to 2c.
Create phone lock code using a password, go to 2d.
Turn off use of phone lock code, go to 2e.

Step 6 of 23

2a - Create phone lock code using swipe

Press Slide.

Step 7 of 23

2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press Pattern.

Step 8 of 23

2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press and drag a point to connect at least four points.

Step 9 of 23

2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press Continue.
Repeat the selected phone lock code to confirm.

Step 10 of 23

2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press Confirm.

Step 11 of 23

2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press OK.

Step 12 of 23

2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press the required question.

Step 13 of 23

2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press Continue.

Step 14 of 23

2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press Answer and key in the answer to the selected question.

Step 15 of 23

2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press Confirm.

Step 16 of 23

2c - Create phone lock code using a PIN

Press PIN.

Step 17 of 23

2c - Create phone lock code using a PIN

Key in the required phone lock code and press Continue.

Step 18 of 23

2c - Create phone lock code using a PIN

Key in the phone lock code again and press OK.

Step 19 of 23

2d - Create phone lock code using a password

Press Password.

Step 20 of 23

2d - Create phone lock code using a password

Key in the required phone lock code and press Continue.

Step 21 of 23

2d - Create phone lock code using a password

Key in the phone lock code again and press OK.

Step 22 of 23

2e - Turn off use of phone lock code

Key in the phone lock code.
Press None.

Step 23 of 23

Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.

1. Find "Screen lock"

Press the menu icon.
Press Settings.
Press Security.
Press Screen lock.

2. Select option

Select one of the following options:
Create phone lock code using swipe, go to 2a.
Create phone lock code using a pattern, go to 2b.
Create phone lock code using a PIN, go to 2c.
Create phone lock code using a password, go to 2d.
Turn off use of phone lock code, go to 2e.
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3. 2a - Create phone lock code using swipe

Press Slide.

4. 2b - Create phone lock code using a pattern

Press Pattern.
Press and drag a point to connect at least four points.
Press Continue.
Repeat the selected phone lock code to confirm.
Press Confirm.
Press OK.
Press the required question.
Press Continue.
Press Answer and key in the answer to the selected question.
Press Confirm.

5. 2c - Create phone lock code using a PIN

Press PIN.
Key in the required phone lock code and press Continue.
Key in the phone lock code again and press OK.

6. 2d - Create phone lock code using a password

Press Password.
Key in the required phone lock code and press Continue.
Key in the phone lock code again and press OK.

7. 2e - Turn off use of phone lock code

Key in the phone lock code.
Press None.

8. Exit

Press the Home key to return to standby mode.