Device lock: Google Nexus 9

Learn how to lock and unlock the Google Nexus 9.

 

 

 

Change password / PIN

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to PERSONAL, then tap Security.
  4. Tap Screen lock.
  5. Select screen lock method:
    • None
    • Slide
    • Face Unlock
    • Pattern
    • PIN
    • Password
  6. For Slide, Face Unlock, 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 the Apps icon.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Scroll to PERSONAL, then tap Security.
  4. Tap Screen lock.
  5. Enter your PIN or password.
  6. Tap None.

 

Turn on

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