Device Guides


How to

Turn use of phone lock code on or off

The phone lock code prevents others from accessing the contents of your mobile phone (pictures, messages etc.). When the phone lock code is turned on, it needs to be used every time you turn on your mobile phone and when it has been in sleep mode.


List view

Find "Sign-in options"

Slide your finger downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Tap All settings.
Tap Personalisation.
Tap Lock screen.
Tap Sign-in options.

Turn on use of phone lock code

Tap Add.
Tap the field below "Password" and key in the password for your Microsoft account.
Tap save.
Tap New PIN and key in the required phone lock code.
Tap Confirm PIN and key in the phone lock code again.
Tap OK.

Turn off use of phone lock code

Tap Remove.
Tap Remove.

Return to the home screen

Tap the Home key to return to the home screen.
Email this guide

Would you like information for your {device-name}?

Would you like

Information for one of these devices?

No thanks