Turn SIM PIN On / Off - Samsung Galaxy S® III mini

Note Enabling the Subscriber Identity Module (SIM) Personal Identification Number (PIN) locks the SIM card so it can't be used until the correct code is entered. If the incorrect PIN code is entered too many times, refer to Locating the 4G SIM PIN/PUK - My Verizon Website to obtain a new PIN Unblocking Key (PUK). From a home screen, tap Apps Applications icon (located in the lower right).

  1. From a Home screen navigate: Settings > Security > Set up SIM card lock.
  2. Tap Lock SIM card to enable or disable.
    Note Enabled when a check mark is present.
  3. Enter the current SIM PIN then select OK.
    Note The default SIM PIN is 1111.


Related Topic: Modify the SIM PIN