SIM PIN: Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

Learn how to lock and unlock the SIM PIN on the Samsung Galaxy Tab 3

 

 

 

Change SIM PIN

To change the SIM PIN code, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the  Apps icon.
  2. Tap  Settings .
  3. Tap  Security .
  4. Tap  Set up SIM card lock .
  5. If necessary, tap  Lock SIM card  to select the check box and turn on SIM card lock. Enter your SIM PIN and tap  OK .
  6. Tap  Change SIM PIN .
  7. Enter your current SIM PIN and tap  OK .
  8. Enter your new SIM PIN and tap  OK .
  9. Enter your new SIM PIN again and tap  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.

  1. From any Home screen, tap the  Apps icon.
  2. Tap  Settings .
  3. Tap  Security .
  4. Tap  Set up SIM card lock .

 

To turn on

      1. Tap  Lock SIM card  to select the check box.
      2. Enter your SIM PIN and tap  OK .

 

To turn off

      1. Tap  Lock SIM card  to clear the check box.
      2. Enter your SIM PIN and tap  OK .