Turn SIM PIN On / Off - Nexus 6

Note Enabling the Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Personal Identification Number (PIN) locks the SIM card so it can't be used until the correct code is entered. If the incorrect PIN code is entered too many times, refer to Locating the 4G SIM PIN/PUK - My Verizon Website to obtain a new PIN Unblocking Key (PUK).

  1. From a Home screen navigate: Apps Apps icon >Settings.
  2. In the Personal section, tap Security.
  3. From the SIM card lock section, tap Set up SIM card lock.
  4. Tap Lock SIM card to enable on switch or disable off switch.
  5. Enter the SIM PIN then tap OK or Apps icon.
    Note If prompted (first set up) create a SIM PIN then tap OK.
  6. Re-enter the SIM PIN.


Related Topic: Modify the SIM PIN