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Lock Screen

The Lock screen menu lets you configure screen lock options.

Select Screen Lock

You can increase your phone's security by setting up a Knock Code, pattern, PIN, or Password. When these features are enabled, draw the correct unlock pattern, enter the PIN, or enter the password on the screen to unlock and regain access to the phone.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen > Select screen lock.
  3. Select the desired screen lock option from the following options:
  • None: No screen lock set.
  • Swipe: Swipe any part of the screen to unlock the screen.
  • Knock Code: The Knock Code feature allows you to create your own unlock code using a combination of knocks on the screen. You can access the home screen directly when the screen is off by tapping the same sequence on the screen. You can also select which notifications to show on the lock screen.
  • Pattern: Opens a set of screens that guide you through drawing a screen unlock pattern.
  • PIN: Enter a numeric PIN to unlock screen.
  • Password: Enter a password to unlock screen.
  • Fingerprints: Use your fingerprint to unlock the screen or content.

From then on, any time you wish to turn the phone on or unlock the screen, you must draw your unlock pattern or enter the PIN or password to unlock the screen.

Note: You have five opportunities to enter your unlock Pattern, PIN or Password. If you've entered wrong information five times in a row, you must wait 30 seconds before you can attempt again.

Note: When using Knock Code, failing to enter the correct sequence 5 times will display an outlined grid box to allow you precise entry.

Smart Lock

Allows you to set when to automatically unlock the phone.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen > Smart Lock.

Note: If you use this function, set a screen lock first.

Wallpaper

Select the wallpaper to display for your lock screen.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen > Wallpaper.
  3. Choose a location and select the desired wallpaper.
  4. Tap SET WALLPAPER to set it as the wallpaper.

Clock

Select the position of the clock on the lock screen.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen > Clock.
  3. Select the position of the clock on the lock screen.

Shortcuts

Allows you to choose the shortcuts available on the lock screen.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen > Shortcuts.
  3. Tap a shortcut and select the desired app. You can also select delete event icon to delete the shortcuts.

Screen Swipe Effect

Choose the desired screen swipe effect when you swipe the screen.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen > Screen swipe effect.
  3. Tap Square, Particle, Soda, Basic circle, or Vector circle.

Weather Animation

Show weather animation effect on the lock screen.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen.
  3. Tap the Weather animation switch to show a weather animation on the lock screen when it rains or snows in your current location.

Contact Info for Lost Phone

Select whether to display the owner information on the lock screen and customize the owner information.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen.
  3. Tap Contact info for lost phone.
  4. Enter the desired information in the field provided and tap SAVE.

Lock Timer

Choose the amount of time before the screen automatically locks after the screen has timed-out.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen > Lock timer.
  3. Tap the desired time.

Power Key Instantly Locks

Allows you to instantly lock the screen when you press the Power/Lock key.

  1. Tap home key > Settings settings app icon > Display tab.
  2. Tap Lock screen.
  3. Tap Power key instantly locks to turn on the feature.