Change Device Password - LG V20™

Note If using Microsoft® Exchange / Corporate sync, some screen lock options may be unavailable.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Lock screen & security Lock screen & security icon.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Select screen lock Screen lock icon.
    Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password, or pattern.
    Note If prompted to add a GoogleTM account:
  3. Tap one of the following:

Knock Code

Note Knock Code allows you to tap a pattern to unlock the screen without turning it on.

  1. From the Set Knock Code screen, tap the squares in the preferred pattern then tap DONE.
    Note Code must be at least 6 taps and use at least 3 different squares.
  2. From the Confirm knock code screen, tap the squares in the same pattern again then tap CONFIRM.
  3. From the Choose backup PIN screen, enter a numeric PIN (4 to 16 digits) then tap NEXT.
  4. Re-enter the backup PIN then tap OK.
  5. If prompted, select one the following then tap OK.
    • Show all notifications
    • Hide sensitive only
    • Hide all notifications
  6. If prompted with 'Fingerprints' tap CANCEL or tap ADD to set up fingerprint.
    Note Follow onscreen prompts to set up fingerprint lock.

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Pattern

Note An unlock pattern is created then utilized to access the device.

  1. Draw an unlock pattern (connecting at least four dots) then tap NEXT.
  2. Re-draw the pattern then tap CONFIRM.
  3. If prompted, select one the following then tap OK.
    • Show all notifications
    • Hide sensitive only
    • Hide all notifications
  4. If prompted with 'Fingerprints' tap CANCEL or ADD to set up fingerprint.
    Note Follow onscreen prompts to set up fingerprint lock.

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PIN

Note A PIN is created then utilized to access the device.

  1. Enter a numeric PIN (4-16 digits) then tap NEXT.
  2. Re-enter the numeric PIN then tap OK.
  3. If prompted, select one the following then tap OK.
    • Show all notifications
    • Hide sensitive only
    • Hide all notifications
  4. If prompted with 'Fingerprints' tap CANCEL or ADD to set up fingerprint.
    Note Follow onscreen prompts to set up fingerprint lock.

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Password

Note A password is created then utilized to access the device.

  1. Enter a password (4-16 characters) then tap NEXT.
  2. Re-enter the password then tap OK.
  3. If prompted, select one the following then tap OK.
    • Show all notifications
    • Hide sensitive only
    • Hide all notifications
  4. If prompted with 'Fingerprints' tap CANCEL or ADD to set up fingerprint.
    Note Follow onscreen prompts to set up fingerprint lock.

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