Manage Screen Lock Settings - Samsung Galaxy S6 edge +

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

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Lock screen and security.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Screen lock type.
    Note If prompted, enter the current PIN, Password, Fingerprint, etc.
  3. Select one of the following:
    Note Some may be disabled if corporate email account used.
    • Swipe
    • Pattern
    • PIN
    • Password
    • Fingerprints
    • None
  4. Tap Secure lock settings.
  5. 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
  6. Tap Lock instantly with power key switch to turn on On indicator or off Off indicator.
  7. Tap Auto factory reset switch to turn on or off.
  8. Tap Smart Lock then tap GOT IT.
  9. Tap any of the following that you want to set up:
    • Trusted devices
    • Trusted places
    • Trusted voice
    • On-body detection
      Note Check out Smart Lock for further information.


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.