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Set a Screen Lock on Your Galaxy Tab S2

Choose and set up a screen lock that best fits you to increase security and personalize your Galaxy Tab S2. For highest security, learn how to Register Fingerprints.

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:  

    • Swipe: No security

    • Pattern: Enter a personal pattern

    • PIN: Create a personal PIN

    • Password: Set a personal password

    • None: No screen lock

    • Fingerprints: Set a secure screen lock type to add your fingerprint data

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.   

  4. Choose when the tablet will lock.   

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