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    Smile HOW TO: Disable phone request to LOCK SCREEN


    on my HTC One S, 4+, Android version just upgraded to 4.1.1, Software number: 3.14.709.102

    I just set up my VPN. (settings> More >VPN> ....

    Everytime I try to connect through VPN the phone asks me to set a lock screen PIN or password before I can use credential software.
    I only have two options: Cancel and OK.
    If I cancel, I cannot connect with my VPN. If I choose OK than I need to set up the PIN , or password or the pattern unlock screen.

    I did try once and choose the pattern lock, however it is so boring, annoying and time consuming that I disabled it immediately.

    Now back to square one. It seems I have no way to disable this request and avoid setting this security screen lock options to reach my VPN and connect.

    Any help ???
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    Default Re: HOW TO: Disable phone request to LOCK SCREEN

    You actually need to keep VPN active in order to click on NONE (no password/swipe/etc. for Lockscreen). I had to reinstall AnyConnect for example to get rid of the password form field again.

    Try it.

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