Manage Screen Lock Settings - Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Note Depending upon screen lock type (Swipe, Pattern, etc.) the available options may vary.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps Apps icon > Settings.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. From the Device section, tap Lock screen.
  3. Tap Show information to configure what info to show on the lock screen.
  4. Tap the Show information switch (located in the upper-right) to turn on Personal message switch, On icon or off Personal message switch, Off icon.
    Note When applicable, tap the back arrow back arrow (located in the upper-left) to return to previous screen.
    Note With the Show information switch set to on, select from the following to enable/disable/modify:
    • Show clock and date
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Dual clock
      Note Enabled when set to on.
    • Clock size
      Note To adjust clock size:
      1. Select one of the following:
        • Small
        • Normal
        • Large
      2. Tap SAVE (located at the top).
    • Weather
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Pedometer
      Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
    • Owner information
      Note To configure owner information:
      1. Tap Owner information.
      2. Enter text to show on lock screen.
      3. Tap OK.
  5. Tap Pattern type, select one of the following then tap Done (located in the upper-right):
    Note Available when Pattern is enabled.
    • Classic
    • Halftone
    • Morphing
    • Multicolor
  6. Tap Unlock effect, select one of the following then tap Save (located in the upper-right):
    Note Available when Swipe is enabled.
    • None
    • Abstract tiles
    • Popping colors
    • Watercolor
    • Ripple
  7. Tap Make pattern visible to enable or disable.
    Note Available when Pattern is enabled.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  8. Tap Vibration feedback to enable or disable.
    Note Available when Pattern is enabled.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  9. Tap Lock automatically then select one of the following:
    • Immediately
    • 5 seconds
    • 15 seconds
    • 30 seconds
    • 1 minute
    • 2 minutes
    • 5 minutes
    • 10 minutes
    • 30 minutes
  10. Tap Lock instantly with power key to enable or disable.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  11. Tap Auto factory reset to enable or disable.
    Caution Ten incorrect entries of the device password resets the device to factory default condition. All data including Google Account, app data and settings, downloaded apps, etc. is removed. If necessary, perform Initial Activation/Setup.
    Note Available when Password is enabled.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
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