How to use app locker in OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T

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OnePlus 5 has several amazing features and one of them we discuss here’s app locker. OnePlus 5 app locker feature is useful to hide apps or lock apps in your OnePlus devices. This app lock for OnePlus 5T is more secure compare to third party download apps. To hide important apps in your OnePlus device, use app locker in OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T OxygenOS device.

You’ll find app locker option in your OnePlus 5 security & fingerprint settings. Here you’ll lock apps with pattern lock or fingerprint or PIN number you want to hide app in your device. After app locked, when open that app, it’ll ask for password or other security you have set. You can also download third party app locker apps from Google Play store in your OnePlus 5/5T devices. Let see complete guide to use app locker in OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T devices.

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How to use app locker in OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T

Use app locker in OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T

In most of all android devices, people use third party app to lock individual apps to prevent certain important apps data from devices. To use OnePlus 5 lock apps feature, follow below steps in your device.

Step 1: Go to settings in your OnePlus 5/5T device

Step 2: Tap on security & fingerprint under personal section

Here you’ll see fingerprint, smart lock, quick pay, app locker and other useful security settings.

Step 3: Tap on App locker under privacy section // select app for encryption

Confirm your PIN or Password to continue. Here you’ll see list of non-encrypted apps. By default disable all apps.

Step 4: Turn on toggle button of apps want to hide from your device

After tap on back button and again open app locker in your device. You can see selected apps added in the encrypted apps list. It’s easy to use app locker in OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T devices.

Step 5: Now open locked app in your OnePlus 5/5T

It’ll ask for enter PIN number, Fingerprint or Password.

Step 6: Enter PIN to open hidden apps

Now enjoy this one of the best OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T security feature.

Are you using the app locker feature on your OnePlus 5/5T? Do you have question about use app locker in OnePlus 5 and OnePlus 5T? We invite you to leave your feedback in below comment box. Don’t forget to check out our others OnePlus 5T tips and tricks.

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