Samsung Galaxy Note5 - Unlock Screen

Caution If you've set up a lock option to unlock your screen and can't remember it, refer to Shutdown Prevention - Nougat 7.0 and higher (Samsung) for what to do.

  1. Press the Power button (located on the right edge).
  2. Depending upon the screen lock type, do one of the following:
    • Swipe the screen left or right.
    • Draw the current unlock pattern.
    • Swipe entire finger pad from base to tip of finger across the Home button (located at the bottom).
      Note If fingerprint is not recognized:
      1. Tap Alternative password.
      2. Enter the password.
      3. Tap Done.
    • Enter the current PIN or password then tap OK or Done.

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