1. Buckley329's Avatar
    I have a pin set as security on My Samsung Galaxy s5 lock screen. It keeps changing to password or swipe.

    Sent from my SM-G900F using AC Forums mobile app
    04-20-2014 08:53 AM
  2. bryers01's Avatar
    I have the same problem. So far I have not figured out what is causing it.
    05-28-2014 09:29 AM
  3. sjaduae's Avatar
    I have the same problem. So far I have not figured out what is causing it.
    Do you have a company email exchange account as it may have a security policy ?
    05-28-2014 06:03 PM
  4. FlamingPig's Avatar
    Same issue here. Running with Nova Launcher... also using Swiftkey. Only two things that I think may be causing this. I have changed the keyboard to just use either google, samsung, or swype and I still get the same thing.

    The weird thing is that it doesnt matter what I am doing with the phone or how it locks. Its sporadic.
    05-29-2014 08:38 AM
  5. bryers01's Avatar
    OK so for two days I have not had the problem. I have an app called SkipLock that I turned off and now I am not having the issue. I am also using Nova Launcher but as of right now it seems like SkipLock was my issue. I will give it a few more days before I turn it back on to see if I can figure out what the issue is because this did not happen on my S3.
    05-30-2014 02:54 PM
  6. TechSavvyPhatBoy's Avatar
    I have the same issue with GS5. It seems to happen randomly. Might be weeks or months before it happens again, then it will be stuck in password mode for a day or two. I am using delayed lock which might be the issue.
    08-13-2014 03:43 PM
  7. Satchel30062's Avatar
    I have the same issue with my new LG G4. No apparent rhyme or reason.
    02-24-2016 03:09 PM

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