HTC 10™ - Set Up Screen Lock

Note Notes:

  • If using Microsoft® Exchange / Corporate sync, some screen lock options may be unavailable.
  • These steps can also be utilized to change your current screen lock setting.
  • A pattern, PIN or password must be set up to turn on factory reset protection.
    Note Changing screen lock to "None" or "Swipe" turns off this feature.

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

None

If prompted, review the notification regarding device protection then tap YES, REMOVE to confirm.

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Swipe

Note An lock screen requiring a left or right swipe is created to access the device.

If prompted, review the notification regarding device protection then tap YES, REMOVE to confirm.

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Pattern

Note An unlock pattern is created to access the device.

  1. From the Secure start-up screen, review the info then select YES or NO.
  2. Draw an unlock pattern (connecting at least 4 dots) then tap CONTINUE (lower-right).
  3. Draw the same pattern again then tap CONFIRM.
  4. If presented, select an option then tap DONE (lower-right).
    • Show all notification content
    • Hide sensitive notification content
    • Don't show notifications at all

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PIN

Note A PIN is created to access the device.

  1. From the Secure start-up screen, review the info then select YES or NO.
  2. If presented with the PIN policy screen, tap OK.
  3. Enter a numeric PIN (4 to 16 digits) then tap CONTINUE (lower-right).
  4. Re-enter the numeric PIN then tap OK.
  5. If presented, select an option then tap DONE (lower-right).
    • Show all notification content
    • Hide sensitive notification content
    • Don't show notifications at all

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Password

Note A password is created to access the device.

  1. From the Secure start-up screen, review the info then select YES or NO.
  2. If presented with the Password policy screen, tap OK.
  3. Enter a password (4 to 16 characters) then tap CONTINUE (lower-right).
  4. Re-enter the password then tap OK.
  5. If presented, select an option then tap DONE (lower-right).
    • Show all notification content
    • Hide sensitive notification content
    • Don't show notifications at all

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