Device lock: Google Nexus 7

Learn how to lock and unlock the Google Nexus 7.

 

 

 

Change password / PIN

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'PERSONAL,' tap Security.
  4. Tap Screen lock.
  5. Select screen lock method:
    • None
    • Swipe
    • Pattern
    • PIN
    • Password
  6. For Swipe or Pattern, follow the instructions.
  7. For PIN or Password:
    • Enter your new PIN or password and tap Continue.
    • Enter your new PIN or password again and tap OK.

 

Turn on / off

Turn off

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'PERSONAL,' tap Security.
  4. Tap Screen lock.
  5. Enter your PIN or password.
  6. Tap None.

 

Turn on

  1. From any home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'PERSONAL,' tap Security.
  4. Tap Screen lock.
  5. Select screen lock method:
    • None
    • Swipe
    • Pattern
    • PIN
    • Password
  6. Follow the additional prompts.