Samsung Galaxy S20 5G

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Turning use of phone lock code on or off

The phone lock code prevents others from accessing the contents of your phone (such as pictures and messages). When the phone lock code is turned on, it needs to be used every time you turn on your phone and when it has been in sleep mode.

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top of the screen.
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Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top of the screen.

Press the settings icon.
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Press the settings icon.

Press Lock screen.
Step 3 of 17

Press Lock screen.

Press Screen lock type.
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Press Screen lock type.

Press Fingerprints.
Step 5 of 17

Press Fingerprints.

Press Continue.
Step 6 of 17

Press Continue.

Press the required phone lock code and follow the instructions on the screen to create an additional phone lock code.
Step 7 of 17

Press the required phone lock code and follow the instructions on the screen to create an additional phone lock code.

Press OK.
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Press OK.

Follow the instructions on the screen to create the phone lock code using your fingerprint.
Step 9 of 17

Follow the instructions on the screen to create the phone lock code using your fingerprint.

Press Done.
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Press Done.

Press the indicators next to the required settings to turn them on or off.
Step 11 of 17

Press the indicators next to the required settings to turn them on or off.

Press the Return key.
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Press the Return key.

Press Screen lock type and key in the additional phone lock code you created earlier.
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Press Screen lock type and key in the additional phone lock code you created earlier.

Press None.
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Press None.

Press Remove data.
Step 15 of 17

Press Remove data.

Press Remove.
Step 16 of 17

Press Remove.

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
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Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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