Phone Lock - Apple® iPhone® 4
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Phone Lock - Apple® iPhone® 4

Note If the passcode is forgotten, iPhone4  needs to be restored to original default settings using iTunes. Refer to Apple article: # HT1414-iTunes: Backing up, updating, and restoring your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch software for assistance.

Note To determine the device software version, refer to View Software Version.

Device Software Version iOS 6
Device Software Version iOS 7

 

Device Software Version iOS 6

  1. From the home screen, select Settings.
    Settings
  2. Select General.
    General

Auto Lock
Enable Passcode Lock
Change Passcode
Require Passcode Time Interval
Enable/Disable Simple Passcode
Turn Passcode Off

 

 

Auto Lock

  1. Select Auto-Lock.
    General
  2. Select the auto-lock time interval.
    • 1 Minute
    • 2 Minutes
    • 3 Minutes
    • 4 Minutes
    • 5 Minutes
    • Never
    Select auto lock interval

 

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Enable Passcode Lock

  1. Select Passcode Lock
    Passcode Lock
  2. Select Turn Passcode On.
    Turn passcode onl
  3. Enter a 4-digit passcode.
    Enter 4 digit passcodel
  4. Re-enter the 4-digit passcode.
    Re Enter 4 digit passcode

 

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Change Passcode

  1. Select Passcode Lock
    Passcode Lock
  2. Select Change Passcode.
    Change Passcode
  3. Enter the old passcode.
    Enter old Passcode
  4. Enter a new passcode.
    Enter new Passcode

 

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Require Passcode Time Interval

  1. Select Passcode Lock
    Passcode Lockl
  2. Select Require Passcode.
    Require passcode
  3. Select the require passcode time interval.
    • Immediately
    • After 1 minute
    • After 5 minutes
    • After 15 minutes
    • After 1 hour
    • After 4 hours
    Select Require passcode time intervall

 

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Enable/Disable Simple Passcode

  1. Select Passcode Lock
    Passcode lock
  2. From Simple Passcode, drag the switch either left or right to enable or disable.
    Enable or Disable simple passcode
  3. If Simple Passcode is set to off, enter the old 4-digit passcode.
    Enter old 4 digit passcode
  4. Enter the new passcode.
    Enter new passcode
  5. Re-enter the new passcode.
    Re enter new passcode

 

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Turn Passcode Off

  1. Select Passcode Lock
    Passcode Lock
  2. Select Turn Passcode Off.
    Turn passcode off
  3. Enter the passcode.
    Enter the passcode

 

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Device Software Version iOS 7

  1. From the home screen, select Settings.
  2. Select Passcode.
    Note If Passcode is not available, select General > Passcode.

Auto Lock
Enable Passcode Lock
Change Passcode
Require Passcode Time Interval
Enable/Disable Simple Passcode
Turn Passcode Off

 

 

Auto Lock

  1. Select Auto-Lock.
  2. Select the auto-lock time interval.
    Note Selected when a check mark is present.
    • 1 Minute
    • 2 Minutes
    • 3 Minutes
    • 4 Minutes
    • 5 Minutes
    • Never

 

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Enable Passcode Lock

  1. Select Passcode Lock.
  2. Enter the 4-digit passcode.
  3. Select Turn Passcode On.
  4. Enter the 4-digit passcode.
  5. Re-enter the 4-digit passcode.

 

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Change Passcode

  1. Select Passcode Lock
  2. Select Change Passcode.
  3. Enter the old passcode.
  4. Enter a new passcode.

 

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Require Passcode Time Interval

  1. Select Passcode Lock
  2. Select Require Passcode.
  3. Select the require passcode time interval.
    Note Selected when a check mark is present.
    • Immediately
    • After 1 minute
    • After 5 minutes
    • After 15 minutes
    • After 1 hour
    • After 4 hours

 

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Enable/Disable Simple Passcode

  1. Select Passcode Lock
  2. Enter the 4-digit passcode.
  3. Select the Simple Passcode switch to enable or disable.
    Note Enabled when the switch is in the green position.
  4. If Simple Passcode is set to off, enter the old 4-digit passcode.
  5. Enter the new passcode.
  6. Re-enter the new passcode.

 

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Turn Passcode Off

  1. Select Passcode Lock.
  2. Enter the 4-digit passcode.
  3. Select Turn Passcode Off.
  4. Enter the 4-digit passcode.

 

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Last Modified: April 21, 2014
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