Change Device Password - Sony Xperia® Z2 Tablet

Note If using Microsoft® Exchange / Corporate sync, some screen lock options may be unavailable.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings > Security.
  2. From the Screen security section, tap Screen lock.
    Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password or pattern.
  3. Tap one of the following:

 

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Pattern

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

  1. Draw an unlock pattern (connecting at least 4 dots) then tap CONTINUE.
  2. Draw the same pattern again then tap CONFIRM.
  3. When prompted, select from the following notifications to show on lock screen then tap DONE:
    • Show all notification content
    • Hide sensitive notification content
    • Don't show notifications at all

 

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PIN

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

  1. Enter a numeric PIN (4 to 16 digits) then tap DONE.
  2. From the Confirm PIN prompt, re-enter the numeric PIN then tap OK.
  3. When prompted, select from the following notifications to show on lock screen then tap DONE:
    • Show all notification content
    • Hide sensitive notification content
    • Don't show notifications at all

 

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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 tap CONTINUE.
  2. From the Confirm password prompt, re-enter the password then tap OK.
  3. When prompted, select from the following notifications to show on lock screen then tap DONE:
    • Show all notification content
    • Hide sensitive notification content
    • Don't show notifications at all

 

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