Samsung Galaxy J7 V / J7 (2nd Gen.) - Manage Screen Lock Settings

Note Notes:

  • Screen Lock must be set up for settings to appear.
  • Depending upon screen lock type (e.g., Swipe, Pattern, etc.) the available options may vary.

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up then navigate: Settings Settings icon > Lock screen Lock screen icon.
  2. Tap Screen lock type.
    Note If prompted, enter the current PIN, Password, Fingerprint, etc.
  3. Select one of the following:
    Note Some may be disabled if a corporate email account used.
    • Swipe
    • Pattern
    • PIN
    • Password
    • None
  4. Tap Done.
  5. Tap Secure lock settings.
  6. Tap Lock automatically then select an option (5 seconds, 1 minute, etc.).
  7. Tap the Lock instantly with power key switch to turn on Switch On icon or off Switch Off icon
  8. Tap the Auto factory reset switch to turn on or off.
  9. To keep device unlocked when it's safely with you, tap Smart Lock.