How to activate Smart Lock on Android 5.0 Lollipop smartphone

There is a new feature in Android 5.0 Lollipop now, it is called as Smart Lock feature. So if you have enable the security function on your smartphone by using PIN, password or other methods and you don’t need to unlock your smartphone in predominated area by using Smart Lock. By activating Smart Lock it is not needed for you to unlock your smartphone with security methods, because it has been already determined in one area. We will show you how the way to activate Smart Lock on your Android smartphone.

How to activate Smart Lock on Android 5.0 Lollipop

How to activate Smart Lock on Android 5.0 Lollipop

From your home page, tap on menu and open “Settings” menu. Navigate to security, and you will see “Smart Lock” item in sub menu, just tap on it.

After that, you will see three choices of ways to specify a trusted area without security method should be entered. They are:

  • Trusted devices
  • Trusted places
  • Trusted faces

Tap one of them to set up Smart Lock feature on your smartphone. You might choose trusted place, and set the home as the trustworthy place. Thus, we will show you to set an area as a trusted place.

Tap on “Trusted place” and then you can define your home as trusted place. When you are in home, you don’t need to unlock your device, but when you are far away 100 meters from home, you should unlock your smartphone by entering PIN, password or pattern you have set. Actually it can happen because of Google Map.

Well, by using Smart Lock, you don’t need to feel bother to unlock your smartphone in a trusted places. Hopefully this post can help you very much.


Sharing is Caring!

Category: Manuals & Guides