Device lock: Google Nexus 9

Learn how to lock and unlock the Google Nexus 9.

 

 

 

Change password / PIN

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

 

Turn on / off

 

Turn off

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'PERSONAL', tap Security > Screen lock.
  4. Enter PIN or password, then tap None.

 

Turn on

  1. From the Home screen, tap Apps.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Under 'PERSONAL', tap Security > Screen lock.
  4. Select one of the following options:
    • Slide
    • Face Unlock
      1. Review the instructions.
      2. Tap Set it up > Continue.
      3. Capture your face on the screen with the camera.
      4. Tap Continue.
      5. Choose a backup unlock method:
        • Pattern
        • PIN
    • Pattern
      1. Tap Next.
      2. Draw an unlock pattern.
      3. Tap Continue.
      4. Draw the pattern again, then tap Confirm.
      5. Tap Next.
      6. Enter a backup PIN code.
      7. Tap Continue.
      8. Enter backup PIN.
      9. Enter backup PIN again to confirm.
      10. Tap OK.
    • PIN
      1. Enter PIN.
      2. Tap Continue.
      3. Enter PIN again to confirm.
      4. Tap OK.
    • Password
      1. Enter password.
      2. Tap Continue.
      3. Enter password again to confirm.
      4. Tap OK.