Protect your personal information and prevent others from using HTC Status
without your permission by setting a screen lock pattern, PIN or password.
Your screen lock will be asked every time HTC Status is turned on or when it’s idle for a certain period of time.
From the Home screen, press
, and then tap
Tap Set up screen lock.
Tap one of the following:
||Disable the screen lock you’ve previously created.
||Set a screen lock pattern by following the onscreen instructions.
||Set a numeric password of at least four digits.
||Set an alpha-numeric password.
On the Security screen, tap Lock phone after, then specify the idle time you can allow before the screen is locked.
You can also clear the Use visible pattern
or Visible passwords
on the Security
screen if you don’t want your screen lock to display as you enter it onscreen.