Device lock: BlackBerry Q10

Learn how to lock and unlock the BlackBerry Q10.

 

 

 

 

Change device lock password / PIN

 

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

 

  1. From any Home screen, touch the Status bar and drag it down.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security and privacy.
  4. Tap Device password.
  5. Tap Change Device Password.
  6. Enter your current password and tap OK.
  7. Enter your new password and then enter it again to confirm it. 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 Status bar and drag it down.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security and privacy.
  4. Tap Device password.
  5. To turn on, tap the Device Password Switch to On. The Switch moves right and fills with color. Enter the desired password, and then enter it again to confirm. Tap OK.
  6. To turn off, tap the Device Password Switch to Off. The Switch moves left and turns grey. Enter your password and tap OK.