LG Stylo™ 2 V - Turn Phone Storage Encryption On / Off

Note This device supports full disk encryption of SD card storage by protecting content with a password should the device be lost or stolen.

Caution Caution:

  • SD card encryption may take an hour or more to complete.
  • Don't interrupt encryption process as doing so causes data to be lost.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings icon > Fingerprints & security.
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. From the Encryption section, tap Encrypt SD card to enable or disable.
  3. Tap Continue.
  4. Select which option to include in the encryption (e.g., Full encryption, etc.).
  6. If presented, create a PIN or password or change the screen lock to a PIN or password by tapping CHANGE and creating/changing the screen lock to a PIN or password.
  7. To decrypt the SD card, tap Full decryption and follow the on-screen instructions.