How to hide pattern lock dots on android, Lollipop, KitKat

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You can set up different type of lock screen and security on your android lollipop and Kitkat device including Swipe, Pattern, PIN, Password and None. To hide pattern lock dots on android phone and tablet is provide best security against unknown users or spammers. On your android device first of all use this to set up the lock pattern on android lollipop and then open you can see the pattern lock dots on your screen. It’s quite easy to hide pattern lock dots on android device and also best for high security purpose.

You can set up pattern lock on your Messages, WhatsApp and other important apps which contain your personal data or information. Below you can see perfect steps to disable or hide pattern lock dots on android lollipop devices such as Samsung Galaxy J7 & J5, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, Galaxy S7, HTC and other latest Android Nougat 7.0 & 7.1 devices.

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How to hide pattern lock dots on android lollipop 5.1.1 Kitkat and Nougat

You can show or hide pattern lock in android 5.1.1 using below given settings.

Steps to hide lock pattern on android lollipop 5.1.1 phone and tablet

Step 1: Open Settings

Tap on Lock Screen and Security

Step 2: Tap Lock screen and security under quick settings section or Personal section

You can view various sections.

Tap on secure lock settings on android

Step 3: Under Lock screen section, tap Secure lock settings

How to hide pattern lock dots on android lollipop

Step 4: Turn off toggle button of Make pattern visible

Now on your android device when you draw the lock screen pattern then you can’t see pattern lock dots on android lollipop devices.

If your android phone and tablet has Kitkat version then follow the below given steps to hide/disable lock pattern on android. This below steps is perfect for Samsung Galaxy S5 / S4 / S3, HTC one, Samsung note 4 and other Samsung Kitkat device. Also hide content on lock screen using lock screen security settings.

Simple steps to hide pattern lock dots on android Kitkat devices

Step 1: Open Settings

Step 2: Tap Sound and display

Step 3: Tap Lock Screen

Now you can see the option to show lock pattern or remove lock pattern on your android KitKat device.

Step 4: Uncheck the Make pattern visible box

Now the lock pattern will be not seeing when you draw on lock screen pattern on your android KitKat phone and tablet.

Settings to hide pattern lock dots on Nougat (Android 7.0 & 7.1)

Settings > Personal section > Security > Screen lock settings > Make pattern visible (Enable / disable using this)

Remove pattern lock on Android Oreo 8.1, 9 Pie and 10

You can change lock screen security or remove pattern lock in android 9 Pie and Oreo using below given settings.

Settings > Security > Device security > Screen lock > Choose security you want to set from Swipe, PIN or Password

Also make pattern visible using above given security settings.

Above you can see the perfect solution to hide pattern lock dots on android lollipop (5.1.1), KitKat, marshmallow, Nougat and Oreo devices. If you have any trouble, tell us in below comment box. Click here for latest android tips and tricks.

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