Lock Screen Options

When you have a screen lock set, you can set Lock screen options. Available options depend on the type of screen lock.

Multiple Widgets

When Multiple widgets is enabled, more than one widget can be displayed on the lock screen

  1. Press Home key and then tap Menu key > Settings > My device.
  2. Tap Lock screen, and then tap Multiple widgets to enable or disable the option.

Lock Screen Widgets

You can choose widgets to display on the lock screen, for easy access to features, even when the screen is locked.

  1. Press Home key and then tap Menu key > Settings > My device.
  2. Tap Lock screen > Lock screen widgets to configure these options:

Shortcuts

You can choose to have app shortcuts display on the lock screen, and choose the apps to display. This option is available when the Swipe screen lock is set.

  1. Press Home key and then tap Menu key > Settings > My device.
  2. Tap Lock screen > Shortcuts to configure options:

Make Pattern Visible

When you have a Pattern screen lock set, you can choose whether the pattern is visible briefly as you draw it on the lock screen. This option is available when the Pattern screen lock is set.

  1. Press Home key and then tap Menu key > Settings > My device.
  2. Tap Lock screen, and then tap the check box beside Make pattern visible to turn the option On or Off.

Lock Automatically

When you have a screen lock set, you can choose a time period for automatically locking the screen after the screen turns off, or choose to have the screen lock immediately when the screen turns off.

  1. Press Home key and then tap Menu key > Settings > My device.
  2. Tap Lock screen, and then tap Lock automatically to choose a time lock setting.

Lock Instantly With Power Key

When enabled, pressing the Power Key locks the screen immediately.

  1. Press Home key and then tap Menu key > Settings > My device.
  2. Tap Lock screen, and then tap the check box beside Lock instantly with power key to turn the option On or Off.

Unlock Effect

When enabled, swiping your finger across the lock screen displays an effect.

  1. Press Home key and then tap Menu key > Settings > My device.
  2. Tap Lock screen, and then tap Unlock effect to choose Ripple effect, Light effect, or None.

Help Text

When enabled, helpful tips display on the lock screen.

  1. Press Home key and then tap Menu key > Settings > My device.
  2. Tap Lock screen, and then tap Help text to turn the option on or off.

Wake Up In Lock Screen

When enabled, you can press the Home key Home Key, and then speak a wake-up command to unlock the screen. This option is available when the Swipe screen lock is set.

  1. Press Home key and then tap Menu key > Settings > My device.
  2. Tap Lock screen, and then configure these options: