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    Default How to enable pattern lock again, all options except "password" are grayed out?

    Hello, I recently added an exchange account which I then removed. Now my only lock screen security option is "password". I'd like to use pattern lock again.

    I don't have any device administrators nor any exchange accounts anymore.

    Is there any way to restore the settings to what they once were?
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    Default Re: How to enable pattern lock again, all options except "password" are grayed out?

    Quote Originally Posted by Baldswede View Post
    Hello, I recently added an exchange account which I then removed. Now my only lock screen security option is "password". I'd like to use pattern lock again.

    I don't have any device administrators nor any exchange accounts anymore.

    Is there any way to restore the settings to what they once were?
    Welcome to the forums.
    Have you tried a reboot? Perhaps that will help.

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    Default Re: How to enable pattern lock again, all options except "password" are grayed out?

    Thanks,

    A reboot didn't work. It still looks like this:

    I have looked at Administrators, there is nothing there. Is there some other accounts or settings that can affect this?

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