Pattern lock screen is displaced to upper-right corner: Samsung Galaxy Note

Understanding the Issue



  • Unable to unlock screen with pattern
  • Pattern is not centered on screen


What happens and why


The pattern lock screen may appear displaced to the top-right corner of the screen.


Software version affectedT879UVLF5
Software version resolvedNone
Software update resourcesNone
Issue typeIssue



Help & How to

What to expect

This is a random and intermittent issue that is a part of the Android operating system. It does not prevent accessing the phone.


Resolution steps


To resolve this, turn the phone off and back on again.