Turn On – Turn Off Passcode In iPhone 4s
Posted by in Tips And Tricks February 6, 2012 Leave a comment

This article describes steps to enable Passcode for those who like it and steps to disable Passcode for those who don’t like it in iPhone 4s.

Passcode is a secure way in order to protect your iPhone from strangers. Meaning a security passcode (something like password of accounts you have to remember) must be entered before accessing the device. Some people think this feature is useful and want to enable it but some think it’s annoyed and want to disable from their iPhone.

Before changing this configure, turn on your iPhone then tap on Settings icon at home screen.

iPhone 4s Home Screen

iPhone 4s Home Screen

… then tap on General icon

iPhone 4s Settings Screen

iPhone 4s Settings Screen

1. Turn On Passcode in iPhone 4s

Passcode Lock should be Off status in this case:

iPhone 4s Passcode Lock Off

iPhone 4s Passcode Lock Off

Tap on Passcode Lock menu in order to Turn Passcode On.

iPhone 4s Turn Passcode On

iPhone 4s Turn Passcode On

Simply type and re type (to confirm) 4 digits to set your Passcode.

iPhone 4s Set Passcode

iPhone 4s Set Passcode

That’s all. Try to turn off or clock your iPhone then turn on again, you will be asked to enter passcode like this:

iPhone 4s Enter Passcode

iPhone 4s Enter Passcode

2. Turn Off Passcode in iPhone 4s

Passcode Lock should be On status in this case:

iPhone 4s Passcode Lock On

iPhone 4s Passcode Lock On

Tap on Passcode Lock menu in order to Turn Passcode Off. You will be asked to Enter Passcode:

iPhone 4s Enter Passcode To Confirm

iPhone 4s Enter Passcode To Confirm

After entering right Passcode, tap on Turn Passcode Off menu to disable Passcode

iPhone 4s Turn Passcode Off

iPhone 4s Turn Passcode Off

You will be asked to Enter Passcode again in order to confirm disable Passcode.

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