Set PIN Lock on Samsung Note 10.1

Edited by Grimm, Alexander Avdeev, Eng

You're watching VisiHow. In the video tutorial, we are going to review the lock-screen security using a PIN on the Samsung Note 10.1 (2014 Edition).


Steps

  1. 1
    First, we need to go to Settings to access "Screen security"
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    The Settings icon is gear-shaped. We can find it in the applications folder. To access the application folder, we need to tap the applications folder icon located in the lower right-hand corner of the home screen.
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  2. 2
    We find and tap the Settings icon
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    It is gear-shaped.
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  3. 3
    We tap "Device"
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    Under "Personalization" on the left-hand panel, we will find "Lock screen".
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  4. 4
    We tap "Lock screen" once
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    The current "Screen security" setting is "None". Let's protect our device.
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  5. 5
    We tap "Screen lock"
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    Let's manage and protect our device by using a PIN, which is a medium to high security.
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  6. 6
    We tap "PIN" once
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  7. 7
    We type our PIN
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    For example, let's make it 0915.
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  8. 8
    We tap "Done"
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  9. 9
    We confirm our PIN
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    It's 0915 in this video.
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  10. 10
    We tap "Done" again
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    Our screen lock will be secured with a PIN, which is 0915 in this video. Let's check it if it works.
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  11. 11
    We press the power button to switch the device into the sleep mode
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  12. 12
    We press the power button once more
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    Now, we will have to enter our PIN.
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  13. 13
    We enter our PIN
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    It is 0915 in this video. We will successfully unlock our device with the PIN.
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This concludes our tutorial on how to use the lock-screen PIN security on the Samsung Note 10.1 (2014 Edition). Thank you for watching VisiHow! Please feel free to leave a comment, suggestion, or question in the space provided below.

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Video: Set PIN Lock on Samsung Note 10.1

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Categories : Samsung Galaxy

Recent edits by: Alexander Avdeev, Grimm

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