Set up screen lock on Google pixel and pixel XL devices. You can see various security options to set as screen lock such as pattern lock / swipe / PIN or Password. Also use Pixel Imprint on Google pixel to unlock your Google pixel using fingerprint sensor. But in this tutorial, I will show you steps to set pattern lock on Google pixel and pixel XL 7.1.2.
Pattern lock or Password is the strongest method to secure your Google pixel and pixel XL devices. In pattern lock, draw the pattern want to unlock your device. You can also hide pattern lock dots on Google pixel, if not show dots while unlock your device. Follow below given step by step guide to set pattern lock on Google pixel and pixel XL phone 7.1.2.
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How to set pattern lock on Google pixel and Pixel XL 7.1.2
Step 1: Go to “Settings” on your Google pixel & pixel XL
Step 2: Tap on “Security” under personal section
Step 3: Under device security, tap “Screen lock”
You can show list of screen lock options.
Step 4: Tap “Pattern”
Step 5: Choose your pattern & press “Continue”
Step 6: Draw pattern again to confirm it & press “Confirm”
You can see below given notifications options on your pixel device screen.
- Show all notification content
- Hide sensitive notification content
- Don’t show notification at all
Step 7: Choose any one & tap “Done”
Now set pattern lock on Google pixel and pixel XL devices. By default pattern visible when draw pattern on your Google pixel device. You can hide pattern lock dots on Google pixel and pixel XL using below settings.
Settings > Personal > Security > Settings gear icon of screen lock > Disable make pattern visible
You can also remove or reset pattern lock in your Google pixel devices.
How to reset or change pattern lock on Google pixel & pixel XL
Settings > Personal > Security > Tap on screen lock > Confirm pattern > Tap Pattern > Choose pattern > Confirm it
How to remove pattern lock on Google pixel & pixel XL
Settings > Personal > Security > Tap on screen lock > Confirm pattern > none > Yes, Remove
That’s it. Did you find above process helpful to set pattern lock on Google pixel and pixel XL devices. If you have any kind of problem, let us know in below comment box. Stay connected with us for daily Google pixel tips.