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Set a Screen Lock on Your Galaxy J3 and J7

Samsung J3/J7 Screen Lock Type Pattern Password

Increase your mobile device's security by setting up a screen lock.

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

Change the Screen Lock Type

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.  

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select Screen lock type.  

  3. The following screen lock options are available:  

    Samsung J3/J7 Screen Lock Type Pattern Password
    • Swipe: No security

    • Pattern: Enter a personal pattern

    •  PIN: Create a personal PIN

    • Password: Set a personal password

    • None: No screen lock

Secure Lock Settings

    Screen lock type must be set to Pattern, Pin, or Password in order to change Secure lock settings.

  1. Navigate to Apps > Settings.   

  2. Touch Search, and then search for and select Secure lock settings.

  3. To change the secured lock time, touch Lock automatically.   

    Samsung J3/J7 Screen Lock Type Pattern Password
  4. Choose the desired lock time.   

    Samsung J3/J7 Screen Lock Type Pattern Password

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