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    I can't change my lock screen to a swipe instead of pin. I've already cleared my credentials, all my device adminstrators are off, even my smart Lock. Not sure what else to do.. can someone please help. I have an Alcatel idol 4
    04-23-2018 06:39 PM
  2. Rukbat's Avatar
    Go to Lockscreen in Settings. You'll have to enter your PIN. Then choose Swipe.

    (If you can't unlock the phone, there's nothing you can do - it's a paper weight.)
    04-24-2018 01:09 PM
  3. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Welcome to Android Central! Are you using the phone with a work account? If so, they might have a security protocol that requires the phone to use a PIN or password.
    04-24-2018 01:26 PM

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