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Change Secure Lock Settings on Your Phone

You can heighten the security on your phone by adjusting your Secure lock settings. From automatically locking your screen to completing an Auto Factory Reset, there are several ways you can safeguard your phone.

Available screens and settings may vary by wireless service provider and software version.

Secure lock settings is only available when the lock is set.

Change the Secure Lock Settings

You've got several tools to protect your privacy. Read on to learn how to change your Secure lock settings.

From Settings, search for and select Secure lock settings. Enter your secure lock information. The following settings are available:

  • Lock Automatically: When the screen is turned off, it will lock after a set period of time.

  • Lock Instantly with Power Key: When you turn off the screen by pressing the Power key, the screen will be locked.

  • Auto Factory Reset: The device will automatically reset to factory default settings after 15 incorrect attempts to unlock your device.

  • Lock Network and Security: While your device is locked, the network and security-related functions will also be locked. This will make it easier to locate and protect your device in case it is lost or stolen.

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