Verizon Ellipsis 8® HD - Smart Lock

Note Notes:

  • Smart Lock automatically unlocks the device when trusted locations (work, home) or other devices (Bluetooth® headset, NFC tag) have been detected.
  • A secure lock type (PIN, pattern, etc.) must be set up for Smart Lock to be available. Turning off the secure lock also turns off Smart Lock.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Apps icon Apps icon > Settings Settings icon > Security (Personal section).
  2. From the Screen security section, tap Smart lock.
  3. Enter the current unlock method (e.g., PIN, pattern, etc.).
  4. If prompted with 'What is Smart Lock?', tap GOT IT (located on the bottom-right)
  5. Select any of the following available options then follow the onscreen prompts to set up a trusted unlock:
    Note For more info on Smart Lock (editing, removing settings, etc.), refer to the Google support page.
    Note Available options vary by device.
    On-body detection
    Keeps your phone unlocked while you're carrying it on you (pocket, purse, etc.)
    Trusted places
    Set locations (home, work, etc.) to keep your phone unlocked whenever you're there.
    Trusted devices
    Set Bluetooth or NFC devices to keep your phone unlocked when that device is connected
    Trusted face
    Keeps your phone unlocked using facial recognition
    Trusted voice
    Keeps your phone unlocked using voice recognition
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