Phone Lock - DROID 4 by MOTOROLA
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Phone Lock - DROID 4 by MOTOROLA

Caution If the pattern, PIN or password is forgotten and a Google account hasn't been setup, a factory reset will have to be performed to recover the device.

Note If using Microsoft® Exchange / Corporate sync, some Screen lock options (e.g. Face Unlock, Pattern, PIN) may be unavailable.

Setup screen lock
Lock the device
Unlock the device

 

Setup screen lock

  1. From a home screen, select Apps ( Apps menu icon located at the bottom).
  2. Select Settings.
  3. Select Security Screen Lock.
  4. From the SCREEN SECURITY section, select Screen lock.
    Note If presented, enter the current PIN / Password / Pattern.
  5. Select one of the following:

 

Face Unlock

Note Facial recognition is utilized to access the device.

  1. Select Set it up.
  2. Using the front-facing camera, position face within the provided area.
    Note Hold still for several seconds to allow image capture.
  3. Select Continue.
  4. Select one of the following:

 

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Pattern

Note An unlock pattern is created then utilized to access the device.

Note The pattern drawn in the images below is merely an example.

  1. If presented, select Next.
  2. Draw an unlock pattern (connecting at least 4 dots) then select Continue.
  3. Re-draw the pattern then select Confirm.

 

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PIN

Note A PIN number is created then utilized to access the device.

  1. Enter a numeric PIN (4 to 16 digits) then select Continue.
  2. Re-enter the numeric PIN then select OK.

 

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Password

Note A password is created then utilized to access the device.

  1. Enter a password (4 to 16 characters) then select Continue.
  2. Re-enter the password then select OK.

 

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Lock the device

  1. Press the Power button.
    Power button

 

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Unlock the device

Slide
Face Unlock
Pattern
PIN or Password

 

Slide

  1. Press the Power button.
    Power button 
  2. Select and hold the lock symbol then swipe to the right.

 

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Face Unlock

  1. Press the Power button.
    Power button 
  2. Using the front-facing camera, position face within the provided area.
  3. If unsuccessful, refer to the appropriate backup lock option:

 

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Pattern

  1. Press the Power button.
    Power button 
  2. Draw the current Unlock pattern.
    Note If the pattern is unknown, enter an incorrect pattern 5 times.
    1. If presented, select OK.
    2. Select Forgot pattern.
    3. Enter the appropriate information into the following fields then select Sign in:
      Note If the Google account information is unknown, it can be recovered.
      • Username (email)
      • Password
    4. Select a new Security lock type.

 

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PIN or Password

  1. Press the Power button.
    Power button 
  2. Enter the current PIN or Password then select the OK / Done.

 

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Last Modified: March 19, 2013
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