Device lock: Sony Xperia Z

    Learn how to lock and unlock the Sony Xperia Z.

     

     

     

    Change password / PIN

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
    2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
    3. Scroll to 'PERSONAL,' and then tap Security.
    4. Tap Screen lock.
    5. If prompted, enter your current password/PIN.
    6. Select the desired screen lock method (for example, PIN).
    7. Enter or draw your new PIN or password, and then tap Continue.
    8. Enter or draw your new PIN or password again to confirm, and then tap OK.

     

    Turn on / off

    1. From any Home screen, tap the Applications icon.
    2. Scroll to and tap Settings.
    3. Scroll to 'PERSONAL,' and then tap Security.
    4. Tap Screen lock.
    5. Choose one of the following options:   
      • Turn on            
        1. Select the desired screen lock method (for example, PIN).
          Note: You can also select Face Unlock but this method is less secure.
        2. Enter or draw your desired PIN or password.
        3. Tap Continue.
        4. Enter or draw your PIN or password again.
        5. Tap OK.
      • Turn off            
        1. Enter or draw your PIN or password.          
        2. Tap Next.
        3. Tap None.