SIM PIN: Google Nexus 7

Learn how to lock and unlock the SIM PIN on the Google Nexus 7.

 

 

 

Change SIM PIN

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to PERSONAL, then tap Security.
  4. Scroll to SIM CARD LOCK, then tap Set up SIM card lock.
  5. If necessary, select the Lock SIM card check box, enter your current SIM PIN, and then tap OK.
  6. Tap Change SIM PIN.
  7. Enter your current SIM PIN.
    Note: The default SIM PIN is 1234.
  8. Tap OK.
  9. Enter the new SIM PIN.
  10. Tap OK
  11. Re-enter the new SIM PIN.
  12. 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 Menu key.
  2. Tap System settings.
  3. Scroll down to PERSONAL, and then tap Security.
  4. Tap Set up SIM card lock.
  5. Select or clear the Lock SIM card check box
  6. Enter the SIM PIN, and then tap OK.