Change the Lock Screen Security to Swipe on Lenovo A7000

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Steps

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    In order to change the lock-screen security type, we need to tap the Settings icon
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    We'll access the "Settings" panel.
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    Alternatively, we swipe down from the top of the phone
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    We swipe down from the top again
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    We will be able to access the "Settings" panel.
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    To access the "Settings" panel, we tap the gear-shaped icon
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    Once we've tapped the gear-shaped icon, we tap the "Lock screen" icon all the way at the bottom
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    The icon is green and has a padlock inside. It reads, "Lock screen".
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    Once we've tapped "Lock screen", we are going to tap the first option, "Screen lock"
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    It is in the "SCREEN SECURITY" section.
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    We tap the "Swipe" option
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    This will enable swiping as our screen lock.
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    To test the setting, we press the power or lock button one time
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    Pressing the lock button will lock the phone.
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    We press the power button once more
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    We will unlock the phone. When we unlock the phone, we will see that we have a lock at the bottom.
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    We simply tap the lock and swipe it up
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    Swiping will unlock our phone.
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Questions and Answers

I want to change to normal lockscreen?

I have locked my Lenovo S60 with a pattern and now I want to change it to normal lockscreen. I have tried: When I go back to settings the swipe option is disabled

This means that some application has installed a certificate that blocks this security option. To remove it, follow the steps below.

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    Press the home button.
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    Tap on "Settings".
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    Tap on "Security".
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    Scroll down until you see "Clear credentials" and tap on it
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    Now, you can select "Swipe" as the unlocking method.
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When I unlock my phone using pattern, again some add or popup is locking my phone, again I have to unlock that popup, then it will clear the screen?

When I unlock my phone using pattern, again some add or popup is locking my phone, again I have to unlock that popup, then it will clear the screen

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