Click each step to see the action, click the picture or use the arrow keys

  • 1.

    From the home screen, tap Settings

    If you already have an unlock method set up, you can skip to step 9

  • 2.

    Tap Display

  • 3.

    Tap Lock Screen

  • 4.

    Tap Select Screen Lock

  • 5.

    Select a screen unlock method. In this example, we will select PIN

  • 6.

    Enter a PIN and then tap Next

  • 7.

    Confirm the PIN and then tap OK

  • 8.

    Select your lock screen notification settings and then tap OK

  • 9.

    Tap Smart Lock

  • 10.

    Enter your PIN and then tap OK

  • 11.

    Tap Understood

  • 12.

    Tap Trusted Devices

  • 13.

    Tap Add Trusted Device

  • 14.

    Tap the device you wish to use

    Your tablet must be connected to the device

  • 15.

    Tap Yes, Add

  • 16.

    The tablet will remain unlocked as long as it remains connected to the device

  • 17.

    If you would like to manually lock the tablet, press the Power/Lock Key

  • 18.

    Tap the Lock icon

  • 19.

    To unlock the phone, press the Power/Lock Key again

  • 20.

    Swipe the screen in any direction

  • 21.

    Enter your PIN and then tap the check mark