Device lock: Samsung Galaxy S 6 edge

Learn how to lock and unlock the Samsung Galaxy S 6 edge.

 

 

 

Change password / PIN

 

Android Lollipop

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'Personal,' tap Lock screen and security.
  4. Tap Screen lock type.
  5. Tap Password.
  6. Enter and verify password, then tap OK.

 

Android Marshmallow

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Lock screen and security.
  4. Tap Screen lock type.
  5. Tap Password.
  6. Enter and verify password, then tap OK

 

Turn on / off

 

Android Lollipop

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'Personal,'  tap Lock screen and security.
  4. Tap Screen lock type, then select lock option:
    • Swipe
    • Pattern
    • PIN
    • Password
    • Fingerprint
    • None (turns off screen lock) If screen lock is enabled, the pattern, PIN, or password must first be entered.
  5. Follow any additional prompts.

 

Android Marshmallow

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Lock screen and security.
  4. Tap Screen lock type, then select lock option:
    • Swipe
    • Pattern
    • PIN
    • Password
    • Fingerprint
    • None (turns off screen lock) If screen lock is enabled, the pattern, PIN, or password must first be entered.
  5. Follow any additional prompts.