How to set up pattern lock on android

There is several security patterns lock available on your android devices which provides better security against unknown users. To set up pattern lock on android, you have to follow the below simple steps on your android devices.

You can also set up pattern lock on your Messages, WahtsApp and other apps which contains our personal data or important information. Below you can get perfect steps for easily set up pattern lock on android mobile.


Simple steps to set up pattern lock on android mobile

Go To Settings

Step 1: Go to “Settings”

In the latest Android lollipop version phones including Samsung Galaxy J7, J5, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge, HTC Desire 826 and other have two choices for set up pattern lock on android devices.

 

  • Settings > Quick Settings Section > Lock Screen & Security > Screen lock type

TAP On Lock Screen & Security Option

  • Settings > Personal Section > Lock Screen & Security > Screen lock type

After choosing any of the above steps, follow below steps to set up pattern lock on android

Tap on Lock Screen and Security

 

 

Step 2: Tap on “Lock Screen and Security” option in Quick Setting section

Tap On Screen Lock Type

Step 3: Tap on “Screen lock type” – By default, in the screen lock type is “None”

Choose Option of the below screen lock type

Step 4: Now you have show above images which contains below security options on your android mobile

  • Swipe: Swipe the home screen to open
  • Pattern: Choose your favorite pattern using dots but remember that you must connect at least 4 dots to set up pattern lock on android mobile
  • PIN: Set PNI Number which contains at least 4 numbers
  • Password: Password must contains at least 4 characters including at least one latter
  • None: Not set up any Pattern, PIN & Password, you can press power button or home button to open home screen (By default)

Tap On Pattern option

Step 5: Tap on “Pattern” in the Screen lock type

Draw Pattern to unlock screen

 

Step 6: Now, draw you’re unlock pattern first time, after that your pattern saved & press “Continue”

set up pattern lock on android

 

Step 7: Again draw the pattern to confirm it &  press “Confirm”

Set back up PIN

Step 8: After confirm pattern, you have set backup pin in case you forget your pattern

Confirm Back up PIN

Step 9: Again Enter backup PIN and press “OK”

Notification for lock screen

Step 10: Now, you have show above image for choose “Notification on lock screen option”

Step 8: Tap on “Done”

How to set up pattern lock on android

Step 9: Now go to home screen, you can see above image

Step 10: Draw your unlock pattern

Settings > Quick Settings Section > Lock Screen & Security > Screen lock type > Pattern > Confirm

That’s all. With the help of above steps you’ll definitely able to set up pattern lock on android devices. If you have any problem or trouble with above steps then please comment below.

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