iPhone: Passcode Setup

Configuring a 4-digit Passcode on an iPhone

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Please note that each iPhone OS may have slightly different menu images. 

  1. From the home screen, tap the Settings application.
iPhone passcode setup
 
  1. Find and tap General.
iPhone passcode setup
 
  1. Scroll down and find, then tap Passcode Lock.
iPhone passcode setup
 
  1. Enable the Simple Passcode option by tapping the slider to switch it on.
iPhone passcode setup
 
  1. Next, tap Turn Passcode On. You are now prompted to enter a passcode. Enter a 4-digit passcode, then, re-enter it to confirm.
iPhone passcode setup
 
  1. Press General at the top.
 
 
  1. From the General screen, tap Auto-Lock.
iPhone passcode setup
 
  1. Tap 5 Minutes, then, tap General to return to Settings.
iPhone passcode setup