Set Contact info to display on a Samsung phone

Last modified : Feb 27. 2019

Easily set your name and contact information to display on the Lock screen so that anyone that finds your device can get it back to you. If you don't have another phone number to display you might want to add an email address you can access from multiple devices.

 

See the steps by operating system below:

Set Owner Info on Marshmallow (Android 6.0)Click to Expand
1 Open the Settings app and select the Lock Screen option
Lock Screen
2 Tap the Show information option
Show Information
3 Select Owner Information and enter in the details you want to show on the lock screen
Owner Information
Set Owner Info on Nougat (Android 7.0)Click to Expand
1 Open the Settings app and select the Lock Screen and Security option
Lock Screen and Security
2 Select Info and App Shortcuts
Select info and app shortcuts
3 Select Owner Information to edit the details you would like to display on the lock screen
Tap Owner information to enter details
Set Owner Info on Oreo (Android 8.0)Click to Expand
1 Open the Settings app and select the Lock Screen option
Lock Screen and security
2 Select Clock and FaceWidgets
Select clock and FaceWidgets
3 Select Contact Information to add your details to show on the Lock screen and/or Always on Display
Select Contact Information to add details to the lock screen
Set Owner Info on Pie (Android 9)Click to Expand
1 Open the Settings app and select the Lock Screen option
Open the Settings app and select Lock Screen option\
2 Scroll down and select the Contact Information option
Scroll down to select the Contact Information option
3 Enter the contact information to display and select done
Enter the contact information to display and select done
4 The info will be displayed on the lock screen
The information will then be displayed on the lock screen

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