Turn use of phone lock code on or off

The phone lock code protects the contents of your phone from unauthorised use. When the phone lock code is turned on, it needs to be used every time you turn on your phone and when it has been in sleep mode.

1 of 7 steps Press Settings.
2 of 7 steps Press Face ID & Passcode.
3 of 7 steps Press Turn Passcode On and key in a phone lock code of your own choice twice.
4 of 7 steps Press the indicator next to "Erase Data" to turn the function on or off.
5 of 7 steps If you turn on the function, press Enable.
6 of 7 steps Press Turn Passcode Off and key in the phone lock code.
7 of 7 steps Slide your finger upwards starting from the bottom of the screen to return to the home screen.