Sony Xperia 5

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.
Step 2 of 18

Press the settings icon.

Press Lock screen & security.
Step 3 of 18

Press Lock screen & security.

Press Fingerprint Manager.
Step 4 of 18

Press Fingerprint Manager.

Press NEXT.
Step 5 of 18

Press NEXT.

Press the required phone lock code and follow the instructions on the screen to create an additional phone lock code.
Step 6 of 18

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

Press the required setting.
Step 7 of 18

Press the required setting.

Press DONE.
Step 8 of 18

Press DONE.

Follow the instructions on the screen to add your fingerprint.
Step 9 of 18

Follow the instructions on the screen to add your fingerprint.

Press DONE.
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Press DONE.

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
Step 11 of 18

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

Slide two fingers downwards starting from the top of the screen.
Step 12 of 18

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

Press the settings icon.
Step 13 of 18

Press the settings icon.

Press Lock screen & security.
Step 14 of 18

Press Lock screen & security.

Press Screen lock and key in the current phone lock code.
Step 15 of 18

Press Screen lock and key in the current phone lock code.

Press None.
Step 16 of 18

Press None.

Press YES, REMOVE.
Step 17 of 18

Press YES, REMOVE.

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.
Step 18 of 18

Press the Home key to return to the home screen.

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