1. Doc Grimmy's Avatar
    Recently I discovered that my lock screen can be unlocked simply by swiping the screen. This is surprising because I have it set to be unlocked only with a PIN or my fingerprints. I don't know how long it has been like this, but I know it used to work properly in the past. I tried changing the security settings to swipe, then back again to PIN, but this didn't work. Anyone familiar with this issue and how to fix it?
    11-12-2017 10:52 PM
  2. Golfdriver97's Avatar
    Welcome to the forums. Do you have a trusted device or location set up?
    kct1975 likes this.
    11-12-2017 11:14 PM
  3. Doc Grimmy's Avatar
    Thank you. No, I do not have a trusted device or location. I checked just to make sure, but I've never set one up because I prefer to have my phone secure at all times.
    11-12-2017 11:33 PM
  4. TwitchyPuppy's Avatar
    Does it happen everywhere?
    11-13-2017 05:24 AM
  5. cosmichamster's Avatar
    Could it be the on-body detection?
    11-13-2017 06:26 AM
  6. Doc Grimmy's Avatar
    Well, I figured out what happened. It turns out I had a trusted device (my watch), but I don't recall setting this up and I didn't notice it earlier when I checked my settings. I must have forgotten that I did this. I discovered it this morning, while my watch was charging and I had my phone in another room; the lock screen required my PIN or fingerprint until I brought it closer to my watch. Thanks everyone for your help!
    Zolti and kct1975 like this.
    11-14-2017 06:07 PM

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