How Do I Use The Key Guard Or Key Lock On My Cricket SCH-R261 (Chrono) Phone?

Follow the steps below for locking and unlocking your phone.

  • Lock Your Phone

    When your phone is locked, you can only receive incoming calls and messages or make calls to 911. Lock Mode also restricts access to menus and the volume key.

    1. Press the Menu softkey > Settings > Phone Settings > Security >
    2. Enter the four-digit lock code
      Note: The default lock code is the last four digits of your mobile phone number
    3. Select Lock Phone
    4. Select Lock
  • Unlock Your Phone
    1. From standby mode, press UNLOCK (right softkey).
    2. Enter your lock code.
  • Change the Lock Code
    1. Press the Menu softkey > Settings > Phone Settings > Security >
    2. Enter the four-digit lock code
    3. Select Change Lock, then enter and reenter your new lock code

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