PIN & password: HTC Flyer

Learn how to lock, unlock, and PUK unlock the HTC Flyer. Find out more on this page:

 

Device lock

PUK code unlock

SIM PIN

 

 

Device lock

Change device lock password / PIN

To change device lock password or PIN, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu menu.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security.
  4. Tap Change screen lock.
  5. Touch and drag to draw your pattern.
  6. Tap None to disable unlock settings.

 

 

Turn on / off device lock

To turn on or turn off the device lock password or PIN, follow these steps:

 

Password lock

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu menu.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security.
  4. Tap Set up screen lock.
  5. Tap Password.
  6. Enter the password.
  7. Tap Continue.
  8. Enter the password again to confirm.
  9. Tap OK.

 

Pattern lock

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu menu.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security.
  4. Tap Set up screen lock.
  5. Tap Pattern.
  6. Read the instructions for creating a personal screen unlock pattern to secure your tablet.
  7. Tap Next.
  8. Review the simulation.
  9. Tap Next.
  10. Touch and drag to draw a pattern, connecting at least four dots.
  11. Tap Continue.
  12. Touch and drag to draw your pattern again.
  13. Tap Confirm.

 

PIN lock

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu menu.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security.
  4. Tap Set up screen lock.
  5. Tap PIN.
  6. Enter the PIN.
  7. Tap Continue.
  8. Enter the PIN again to confirm.
  9. Tap OK.

 

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PUK code unlock

PUK code unlock

Related errors:

  • 'PIN code blocked. Enter PUK code:'
  • 'Enter PUK code'
  • 'SIM card locked. Emergency calls only. Please contact Customer Care'

 

If you enter a PIN code incorrectly several times in a row, the device blocks you from attempting again. To enter a PUK code and unblock the PIN, follow these steps:

 

Important: You must call Customer Care for the PUK code. Entering the wrong code can permanently damage your SIM card.

 

  1. Contact Customer Care to request your PUK code.
  2. Remove the SIM card from the tablet and insert it into the SIM card slot of a T-Mobile phone.
    Note: If you do not have a T-Mobile phone that can take the SIM card, please take the tablet, SIM card, and PUK code to a T-mobile retail store for assistance.
  3. Turn on the phone.
  4. Follow the phone’s onscreen instructions to enter the PUK code, enter a new PIN code of your choice, and then enter the new PIN code again to confirm it.
  5. Turn off the phone, remove the SIM card, and reinstall it in the tablet.
  6. Turn on the tablet.
  7. The tablet will again display the message ‘PIN1 code is locked. Please contact Customer Care’.
  8. Pull the ring to access the tablet’s Home screen.
  9. Tap the Menu menu.png key.
  10. Tap Settings.
  11. Tap Security.
  12. Tap Set up SIM card lock.
  13. Tap Lock SIM card to clear the check box and disable the SIM lock.
  14. Enter the new SIM PIN you chose while the SIM card was in the phone.
  15. Tap OK.

 

 

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SIM PIN

Change SIM PIN

To change the SIM PIN code, follow these steps:

 

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu menu.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security.
  4. Tap Set up SIM card lock.
  5. If necessary, tap Lock SIM card to select the check box.
  6. Enter the old SIM PIN code.
  7. Tap OK.
  8. Tap Change SIM PIN.
  9. Enter the old SIM PIN code.
    • Note: The default SIM PIN code is 1234.
  10. Tap OK.
  11. Enter the new SIM PIN code.
  12. Tap OK.
  13. Enter the new SIM PIN code again to confirm.
  14. Tap OK.

 

 

Turn on / off SIM PIN

The SIM PIN code can protect your SIM from being used in other devices. When you turn on the SIM PIN lock, the device prompts you to enter the code after turning it on.

 

To lock and unlock the SIM card, follow these steps:

 

Lock

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu menu.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security.
  4. Tap Set up SIM card lock.
  5. Tap Lock SIM card.
  6. Enter the SIM PIN.
    • Note: The default SIM PIN code is 1234.
  7. Tap OK.

 

Unlock

  1. From any Home screen, tap the Menu menu.png key.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Security.
  4. Tap Set up SIM card lock.
  5. Tap the Lock SIM card check box to clear the check box and disable the SIM lock.
  6. Enter the SIM PIN.
    • Note: The default SIM PIN code is 1234.
  7. Tap OK.

 

 

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