Change Secure Lock Settings on Galaxy Note8
Secure lock settings can be adjusted to provide even greater security for your phone.
The available screens and settings may vary by wireless service provider and software version.
Change the Secure Lock Settings
Navigate to Apps > Settings.
Touch Search, and then search for and select Secure lock settings.
Secure lock settings are only available when a screen lock is set.
Enter your credentials.
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 lock.
Auto Factory Reset: The phone will automatically reset to factory default settings after 15 incorrect attempts to unlock your phone.
Lock Network and Security: While your phone is locked, the network and security-related functions will also be locked. This will make it easier to locate and protect your phone in case it is lost or stolen.
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