Secure My Device

Secure My Device

Lock or unlock your display, set a screen security lock type (pin, password, pattern, or fingerprint), get your PUK code, or request your device be unlocked from the AT&T network.


INSTRUCTIONS & INFO
  1. SET A SECURITY LOCK: Swipe down from the Notification bar, then select the Settings icon.
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  2. Scroll to and select Security & Location
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  3. Select Fingerprint.
    Note: Read the Unlock with fingerprint prompt, then select NEXT.
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  4. Select the desired backup screen lock method.
    Note: For this demonstration "Fingerprint + Pattern" was selected. If you forget your Pattern lock and did not set up a Fingerprint backup, you will have to reset your device. See the Reset Device tutorial for alternate reset instructions.
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  5. Draw your pattern, then select CONTINUE. Draw it again, then select CONFIRM
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  6. Select desired display option for notifications, then select DONE.
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  7. Select NEXT.
    Note: Review the prompt, then select NEXT.
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  8. To begin recording your fingerprint, place your finger on the fingerprint scanner at the bottom of the device then follow the prompts. When you are finished recording your fingerprint, select DONE.
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  9. LOG IN USING THE SECURITY LOCK: From the lock screen, place your finger on the fingerprint scanner at the bottom of the screen.
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  10. CHANGE LOCK SCREEN TIMEOUT: From the Security screen, select Settings icon next to Screen lock.
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  11. Select Automatically lock, then select the desired timeout duration.
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  12. CHANGE LOCK TYPE: Swipe down from the Notification bar, then select the Settings icon > select Security & location > Screen lock > enter your current pattern lock > select the desired screen lock type and follow prompts to complete set up.
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  13. To learn more about requesting a device unlock for your AT&T mobile device so that it can operate on another compatible wireless network, visit www.att.com/deviceunlock.


    Note: If your device is locked and is requesting a "PUK" code, click here for instructions on how to obtain your PUK or PUK2 code to unlock your SIM card.
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