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iPhone - How to Enable Passcode Lock

Passcode Lock is a feature on the iPhone that requires a user defined, 4 digit passcode to unlock the screen.

1. Select Settings from the Home Screen

Home Screen

2. Select General

Settings Screen

3. Select Passcode Lock

Screen for General Preferences

4. Set and Re-enter your 4 digit Passcode

Passcode Input Screen

5. You have successfully setup passcode lock. To test your Passcode, lock the phone by pressing the button on top and attempt to unlock it. You should be prompted to enter your passcode.

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