PIN lock vs. pattern lock: T-Mobile myTouch by Huawei

Understanding the Issue

What happens and why

 

The number of steps required to unlock the device differs  when using PIN lock vs. Pattern lock. When using Pattern, a ring Unlock screen is bypassed, resulting in one less step than when using PIN.

 

 

 

Help & How to

Resolution steps

 

To unlock the device with a PIN or Pattern lock, follow these steps:

 

Steps to unlock the screen – PIN:

  1. Press the Power/Lock key to wake the display.
  2. Touch and drag the Lock icon down to unlock the screen.
  3. Enter the PIN code.
  4. Tap OK.

 

Steps to unlock the screen – Pattern:

  1. Press the Power/Lock key to wake the display.
  2. Draw the pattern.

 

To set PIN or pattern, use this document.

 

 

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