Change Device Password - Samsung Galaxy S® 4 mini

Note If using Microsoft® Exchange / Corporate sync, some screen lock options may be unavailable.

  1. From a Home screen, tap Apps (located in the lower right).
    Note These instructions apply to Standard mode only.
  2. Tap Settings.
  3. Tap Lock screen.
  4. Tap Screen lock.
    Note If presented, enter the current PIN/Password/Pattern.
  5. Tap one of the following:

 

Face unlock

Note Facial recognition is utilized to unlock the device.

  1. Review the warning then tap Next.
  2. Tap Set it up.
  3. Tap Continue.
  4. Using the front-facing camera, position face within the provided area.
    Note Hold still for several seconds to allow image capture.
  5. Tap Continue.
  6. Select one of the following:

 

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Face and voice

Note Facial and voice recognition is utilized to unlock the device.

  1. Review the warning then tap Next.
  2. Tap Set it up.
  3. Tap Continue.
  4. Using the front-facing camera, position face within the provided area.
    Note Hold still for several seconds to allow image capture.
  5. Tap Continue.
  6. Select the microphone icon to set a voice command.
    Note Repeat the voice command 4 times, pausing for approximately 1 second between each command.
  7. Tap Done.
    Note If necessary, scroll to the bottom.
  8. Select one of the following:

 

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Pattern

Note An unlock pattern is created then utilized to unlock the device.

  1. If presented, tap Next.
  2. Draw an unlock pattern (connecting at least 4 dots) then tap Continue.
  3. Re-draw the pattern then tap Confirm.
  4. If presented, tap OK.

 

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PIN

Note A PIN is created then utilized to unlock the device.

  1. Enter a numeric PIN (4 to 16 digits) then tap Continue.
  2. Re-enter the numeric PIN then tap OK.
  3. If presented, tap OK.

 

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Password

Note A password is created then utilized to unlock the device.

  1. Enter a password (4 to 16 characters) then tap Continue.
  2. Re-enter the password then tap OK.

 

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