Pixel™, Phone by Google - Manage Screen Lock Settings

  1. From a Home screen, touch and swipe up to display all apps.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings app icon > Security & location Security & location settings icon.
  3. From the Device security section, tap the Settings icon Settings icon, then tap any of the following:
    Note Depending upon the screen lock type, the options presented may vary.
    Note If presented, enter pattern/PIN/password to continue.
    • Make pattern visible
      Note Tap to turn on On icon or off Switch off.
    • Automatically lock (select a period, e.g., 5 seconds, 30 seconds, etc.)
    • Power button instantly locks
      Note Tap to turn on On icon or off Switch off.
    • Lock screen message
      Note If desired, place a message on the lock screen then tap Save.
  4. If desired, tap the Back arrow Back icon then tap Smart Lock, then select from the following:
    Note If presented, enter pattern, PIN, or password to continue.
    • On-body detection
    • Trusted places
    • Trusted devices
    • Trusted face
    • Voice match