PIN & password: T-Mobile myTouch by LG

Learn how to lock, unlock, and PUK unlock the T-Mobile myTouch by LG. Find out more on this page:

 

Device lock

PUK code unlock

SIM PIN

 

 

Device lock

Change device lock password / PIN

To change device lock password or PIN, follow these steps:

 

  • From  any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  • Touch Settings.
  • Touch Location & security.
  • Touch Set up screen lock.
  • Tap Password.
  • Enter Password.
  • Re-enter password.
  • Tap Ok.

 

 

Turn on / off device lock

To turn on or turn off the device lock password or PIN, follow these steps:

 

  1. From  any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Location & security.
  4. Touch Change screen lock.
  5. Enter  your current screen lock.
  6. Touch Continue.
  7. Touch None.

 

 

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PUK code unlock

PUK code unlock

Related errors:

  • 'PIN code blocked. Enter PUK code:'
  • 'Enter PUK code'
  • 'SIM card locked. Emergency calls only. Please contact Customer Care'

 

If you enter a PIN code incorrectly several times in a row, the device blocks you from attempting again. To enter a PUK code and unblock the PIN, follow these steps:

 

Important: You must call Customer Care for the PUK code. Entering the wrong code can permanently damage your SIM card.

 

  1. Contact Customer Care to request your PUK code.
  • On your cell phone, enter the PUK code.
  • Touch OK.
  • Enter your new PIN.
  • If  necessary, touch OK.
  • Re-enter  your new PIN.
  • Touch OK.

 

 

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SIM PIN

Change SIM PIN

To change the SIM PIN code, follow these steps:

 

  1. From  any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Location & security.
  4. Touch Set up SIM/RUIM card lock.
  5. If  necessary, touch Lock SIM/RUIM card  and enter the current SIM PIN then touch OK. Note: The default SIM PIN is 1234.
  6. Touch Change SIM/RUM PIN.
  7. Enter  the old SIM PIN.
  8. Touch OK.
  9. Enter  the new SIM PIN.
  10. Touch OK.
  11. Enter  the new SIM PIN again.
  12. Touch OK.

 

 

Turn on / off SIM PIN

The SIM PIN code can protect your SIM from being used in other devices. When you turn on the SIM PIN lock, the device prompts you to enter the code after turning it on.

 

To lock and unlock the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

  1. From  any Home screen, touch the Menu key.
  2. Touch Settings.
  3. Touch Location & security.
  4. Touch Set up SIM/RUIM card lock.
  5. If  necessary, touch Lock SIM/RUIM card  and enter the current SIM PIN then touch OK. Note: The default SIM PIN is 1234.

 

 

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