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Turning the screen lock on my mobile phone on or off

If you want to avoid accidental key taps, you can lock the phone keys and display.

List view

1. Choose option

Choose one of the following options:
Turn screen lock on or off, go to 1a.
Select setting for automatic screen lock, go to 1b.
HTC One (M8)

2. 1a - Turn screen lock on or off

To turn on the screen lock:
Briefly tap On/Off.
To turn off the screen lock:
Tap twice anywhere on the display.
Slide your finger upwards on the display.

3. 1b - Select setting for automatic screen lock

Slide two fingers down the display starting from the top edge of your mobile phone.
Tap Display & gestures.
Tap Screen timeout.
Tap the required period.

4. Return to the home screen

Tap the home icon to return to the home screen.
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