How to Add Emergency Information on Android Oreo Lock Screen

Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Here’s how to set or add emergency information on lock screen in Android Oreo 8.0 and 8.1. You can set emergency info on Android lock screen including add a name, emergency number, address, blood type, medications, and more. You will find this emergency information setting under the users & account settings in your Android Oreo devices. This emergency info helpful when your device lost. Any person can see your added lock screen details without unlocking your phone and contact you if find your lost phone. This set up emergency contacts on your Android devices is the most useful settings.  Also, clear all information and contacts from your Oreo, Nougat and other devices.

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How to Add Emergency Information to Android Oreo Lock Screen

Different android device has slightly different settings to create and display emergency information on your lock screen in Android Oreo, Nougat, and Marshmallow device.

Add Emergency Information to Lock Screen Android 8.0 Oreo

Step 1: Go to Settings in your Oreo device.

Tap user and account settings in Oreo

Step 2: Tap Users & accounts.

Tap emergency information in android 8.0 Oreo

Step 3: Tap Emergency information.

Add name and contact number in Oreo lock screen

Here you will see two tab, one is Info and other Contacts.

Step 4: Tap Info.

In emergency info, you will add name, address, blood type, organ donor, medical notes, allergies, and medications.

Add emergency contact in android Oreo lock screen

Step 5: Tap the Contacts tab.

Step 6: Tap + Add contact.

Step 7: Select the phone number you want to add it to the lock screen.

Now added emergency details in your Android Oreo lock screen. You will check it using the below-given settings.

Step 1: Go to Lock screen in your Oreo.

Tap emergency from Oreo lock screen

Step 2: Tap Emergency.

Tap emergency information on Oreo device

Step 3: Double-tap Emergency information.

Add emergency information to android Oreo lock screen

Now you will see your added name, contacts and other details. Any people call you directly from this added contacts without unlock your android Oreo 8.0 devices. You will any time edit and delete emergency information in your Oreo device.

How to Remove or Delete Emergency Information From Lock Screen in Android Oreo 8.0

Step 1: Go to Settings in your Oreo device.

Step 2: Tap Users & accounts.

Step 3: Tap Emergency information.

Step 4: Tap Three vertical dots at the top right side.

Step 5: Tap Clear all.

Step 6: Tap Clear.

Clear all your added emergency information from your android device.

Add Emergency Contact and Info on Android Nougat 7.1.2

1st Way:

Settings > Device > Users > lock screen settings > Emergency information > Continue > Add information & contact number

2nd Way:

Notification bar > User icon > More settings > Emergency information > Add info & phone number

And that’s all. I hope this little tip helpful to add emergency information to Android Oreo 8.0. If you have any kind of trouble, let us know in below comment box. Stay connected with us for daily Android Oreo tips and tricks.

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