Setting screen security

LG G7 ThinQ on Android 10.0.0

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Screen locks secure your device and protect your device from being accessed by other people. Removing your security lock will allow anyone to be able to access your device. Note that if your device is requesting a PUK code, you will need to contact your carrier to unlock your device.

  1. Step 1/12

    From the Home screen, tap the Settings icon.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  2. Step 2/12

    Tap Lock screen & security.

    The indicator is in the center.
  3. Step 3/12

    Tap Select screen lock.

    The indicator is in the center.
  4. Step 4/12

    Tap PIN.

    Note: For this tutorial, we're showing how to set up a PIN. You can select a different type of security, but steps may vary based on what you choose.

    The indicator is in the center.
  5. Step 5/12

    Tap Next.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  6. Step 6/12

    Enter your PIN.

    Note: Your PIN must be at least 4 numbers long.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  7. Step 7/12

    Tap Next.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  8. Step 8/12

    Confirm your PIN.

    The indicator is towards the bottom.
  9. Step 9/12

    Tap OK.

    The indicator is towards the right.
  10. Step 10/12

    Select a notification preference.

    Note: Tap Hide sensitive notification content to prevent the content of emails, texts and other notifications from appearing on the Lock screen. You'll be notified that you have a new message, but not shown what the message contains.

    The indicator is in the center.
  11. Step 11/12

    Tap OK.

    The indicator is in the bottom right.
  12. Step 12/12
    Step 12 of 12:

    You've completed the steps!

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