LG G8 ThinQ™ - Set Up Screen Lock

Note Notes:

  • If using Microsoft® Exchange / Corporate sync, some screen lock options may be unavailable.
  • These steps can also be utilized to change your current screen lock setting.
  • Check out this interactive demo for more info.

 

  1. From a Home screen, swipe up from the center of the display to access the apps screen.
  2. Navigate: Settings Settings icon > Security & location Lock and security icon > Screen lock.
    Note If prompted to add a Google account:
    • Tap Add Google account now to set up an account.
    • Tap Continue to proceed without setting up account.
      Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password or pattern.
  3. Tap one of the following:

 

Swipe

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings Icon > Lock screen & security Lock screen & security settings Icon.
  2. Tap Select screen lock.
    Note If prompted to add a Google account:
    • Tap Add Google account now to set up an account.
    • Tap Continue to proceed without setting up account.
      Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password or pattern.
  3. Select None or Swipe.

 

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Knock Code

Note An unlock knock code is created to access the device.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings Icon > Lock screen & security Lock screen & security settings Icon.
  2. Tap Select screen lock.
    Note If prompted to add a Google account:
    • Tap Add Google account now to set up an account.
    • Tap Continue to proceed without setting up account.
      Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password or pattern.
  3. Tap Knock Code.
  4. Select an option then tap CONTINUE.
  5. Tap the squares in a pattern to set your new knock code.
    Note The knock code must be at least 6 taps and in 3 different squares.
  6. Tap DONE.
  7. Tap the screen to confirm the pattern then tap CONFIRM (lower-right).

 

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Pattern

Note An unlock pattern is created to access the device.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings Icon > Lock screen & security Lock screen & security settings Icon.
  2. Tap Select screen lock.
    Note If prompted to add a Google account:
    • Tap Add Google account now to set up an account.
    • Tap Continue to proceed without setting up account.
      Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password or pattern.
  3. Select Pattern.
  4. Select an option then tap CONTINUE.
  5. Draw an unlock pattern (connecting at least 4 dots) then tap NEXT.
  6. Draw the same pattern again then tap CONFIRM.

 

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PIN

Note A PIN is created to access the device.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings Icon > Lock screen & security Lock screen & security settings Icon.
  2. Tap Select screen lock.
    Note If prompted to add a Google account:
    • Tap Add Google account now to set up an account.
    • Tap Continue to proceed without setting up account.
      Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password or pattern.
  3. Select PIN.
  4. Select an option then tap CONTINUE.
  5. Enter a numeric PIN (4 to 16 digits) then tap NEXT.
  6. Re-enter the numeric PIN then tap OK.

 

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Password

Note A password is created to access the device.

  1. From a Home screen, navigate: Settings Settings Icon > Lock screen & security Lock screen & security settings Icon.
  2. Tap Select screen lock.
    Note If prompted to add a Google account:
    • Tap Add Google account now to set up an account.
    • Tap Continue to proceed without setting up account.
      Note If presented, enter the current PIN, password or pattern.
  3. Select Password.
  4. Select an option then tap CONTINUE.
  5. Enter a password (4 to 16 characters) then tap NEXT.
  6. Re-enter the password then tap OK.

 

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