Manage Screen Lock Settings - Samsung Galaxy S® III

Note Depending upon screen lock type (e.g. Swipe, Face Unlock, Pattern, PIN, Password), the available options may vary.

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps (located in the lower-right).
  2. From the Apps tab, tap Settings.
  3. From the Personal section, tap Lock screen.
  4. Select any of the following:
    Note Depending upon the screen lock type, the options presented may vary.
    • With swipe lock
    • Lock screen options
      • Shortcuts
      • Information ticker
      • Camera quick access
      • Clock
      • Dual clock
      • Weather
      • Ripple effect
      • Help text
      • Wake up in lock screen
      • Set wake-up command
  5. Tap the Back key ( located at the bottom).
  6. From the Personal section, tap Security.
  7. Select Make passwords visible to enable/disable.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.