Remove the Screen Lock on Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge

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Steps

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    In order to remove a screen lock from the Samsung S6, you're going to need to have your phone unlocked.
    It should be on the home screen.
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    You can reach the home screen by pressing the home button.
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    Once you're on the home screen of your Galaxy S6, swipe down from the top.
    This will bring up the notification panel.
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    Then locate and tap the gear-shaped icon on the upper-right side.
    You will be taken to the "Settings" panel.
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    Under "Quick settings", tap on "Lock screen and security".
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    Under the "Lock screen" first option, tap on "Screen lock type".
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    Tap on "None".
    When you've selected "None" as your screen lock type, you will no longer have a screen lock.
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    Let's press the home button.
    You will be taken back to the home screen.
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    Then, press the lock button on the side of the phone.
    One press on the lock button will lock the phone.
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    Now, press the lock button once more.
    This will unlock the phone. You will notice that the phone immediately goes back to the main screen of the phone. There is no longer any lock screen security.
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This has been a tutorial on how to remove lock-screen security from the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge. If you have additional questions, comments, or suggestions, please leave them in the section below. Thank you for choosing VisiHow! Have a great day!

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Questions and Answers

How to remove lock screen on my phone?

All the options are in bold, but the one it is real light and nothing happens when you touch it, what do I do

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    Press the home button.
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    Tap on the "Apps" icon.
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    Tap on "Settings".
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    Tap on "Users".
    This option may be located under "Device".
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    Tap on "Guest".
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    Swipe the screen down from the top.
    This will open the notification panel.
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    Tap on "See Users".
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    Tap on "Remove guest".
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    Tap on "Remove".
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    Press the home button.
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    Tap on "Apps".
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    Tap on "Settings".
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    Tap on "Security".
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    Tap on "Clear credentials".
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    Press the back button once.
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    Tap on "Device Administrators".
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    Uncheck all of the applications.
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    You should be able to select "None" as the security-lock setting now.
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Turned off by administrator, encryption policy or credential storage?

It won't let me change back to swipe

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I have a Galaxy S6 Active. Can't remove pattern password on screen?

I made a new pattern on my screen the other day and it says it is wrong, so every time I swipe pattern it lets me put in back up password after 29 seconds, but I want to remove. I have tried: I looked up how to fix but it tells me to go to settings then user (device) tells me to go to Guest which is not on computer and than swipe from top to bottom for notification panel....nothing is happening

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I am trying to turn off the security line whick is on and I deleted the days and the times to keep callers from calling between late night and early morning. I manually turned off the security line. The days keep showing up. So I deleted check marks they still come back I cannot get this function to turn off?

I need help in turning off security line to stay off. No luck can you help. I have a Galaxy S6 edge plus please advise. Thanks.

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