Set a Screen 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 how to use a screen lock on the Samsung Note 10.1 (2014 Edition).


Steps

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    First, we need to go to Settings
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    We can either find Settings in the applications folder as a gear-shaped icon or in the notification panel by swiping down from the top center of the screen by using a finger.
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    We can tap the Settings icon
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    The icon is gear-shaped and is in the top right-hand corner.
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    We need to tap "Device" located on top
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    We will find "Sound and display" and "Personalization".
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  4. 4
    We tap "Lock screen"
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    It is located right below "Personalization". We will see the different types of screen security.
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    We tap "Screen lock"
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    We can choose from "Swipe" with "No security", "Signature" with "Low security", "Pattern" with "Medium security", "PIN" with "Medium to high security", "Password" with "High security", and "None" with no security.
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    For example, let's tap "Pattern" to make a pattern
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    It is medium security.
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    We draw a pattern
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    The pattern will be recorded.
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    We can tap "Retry" to make a new pattern
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    We can tap "Continue" if we like the pattern that we've currently made
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    To confirm the pattern, we must draw it one more time
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    We tap "Confirm"
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    Now, we need to set up a backup PIN
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    It is needed if we forget the pattern that we have created. In this video, we enter 1110.
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    We tap "Done"
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  14. 14
    We confirm the PIN that we have made
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    In this video, we enter 1110.
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    We tap "Done"
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    Now, our lock screen will be protected with a screen lock. Now, let's access the screen lock.
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    We press the power button to switch the device into the sleep mode
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  17. 17
    We press the power button once more in order to wake up the device
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    Now, we must unlock the home screen. We draw a pattern that we have just made. This is how we use a screen lock.
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Recent edits by: Alexander Avdeev, Grimm

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