Galaxy S8 - How do I use Smart Lock on my Samsung Galaxy S8 (SM-G950W)?

Last Update date : 2017.04.20

Smart Lock

Smart Lock automatically unlocks your device by recognizing signals like your device’s proximity to your home, your car’s Bluetooth system, or your smartwatch.

Note: Screens and settings available may vary depending on your Canadian wireless service provider and your software version.

Manage Smart Lock

1. From the Home screen, swipe up or down to access the Apps screen.

2. Touch Settings.

3. Touch Lock screen and security.

4. Touch Smart Lock.

Note: Your device must have a screen lock set up to access the Smart Lock function.

5. Enter your lock screen credentials.

6. Select the option you would like to use:

Screen Lock

   • On-body detection: Just unlock once and your device stays unlocked as long as you keep holding your device or carry it on you.

   • Trusted places: Add a location where the device will stay unlocked.

   • Trusted devices: Add a trusted device to keep the device unlocked when connected.

   • Trusted voice: Let "Ok Google" unlock your device when the sound matches your voice.


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