Tuesday, December 22, 2020

How to turn on/change/remove screen lock in Windows 10

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If you want to lock your PC, then it is easy, but today we are going to talk about Windows 10 only, if you want to lock your PC in other windows then do comments and I will upload an article about it. So there are multiple options available to lock your PC like Pin lock, Password lock, Face lock, Fingerprint lock, and much more. Note that face lock and fingerprint lock will only work, if you have a fingerprint scanner and a camera, if you do not have one, then you can't use those locks.

First, we will learn how to turn on the lock, then change the lock, and last we will remove the lock

1.How to turn on lock (Steps)

1. First of all you have to open your settings, there are many ways to open settings in windows 10 but we will use only one to open settings. Click on the Windows logo at the bottom left corner.
2. Click on the settings logo at the second last position as shown in the picture.
3.Click on Accounts.
4.Click on Sign-in options.
5.These are the options to turn on the screen lock or change the existing one.
6.Click on your favorite lock one. I will show you how to turn it on, change, and also remove it. Click on the Add button to add a screen lock.
8.Click on next.
9.Now an option will pop up that enters the Microsoft account password, Note that this option will only pop up in that condition if you have used your Microsoft account in your pc. Now enter your Microsoft account password and click on Sign in.
10.Now type your pin in both fields and click on ok.
Congratulations Lock is turned on.

2.How to Change lock (Steps)

1.Now you know how to open sign-in options if you don't know then see the steps, which are above from 1 to 5. So know you have to click on the lock which you want to change and click on the change button.
2.Now in the first field type your present password means the password through you open your lock. In the second field type a new password and in the last one retype the new pin and click on ok.
Congratulations Lock is Changed.

2.How to remove the lock (Steps)

1.Now you know how to open sign-in options if you don't know then see the steps, which are above from 1 to 5. Now Click on the lock which you want to remove and click on the remove button, it will ask for removing, again click on the remove button.
2.Now it will ask for a Microsoft account password if you used your account on your PC/Laptop. otherwise, that option will not come. Provide the password to it and click on ok.
Congratulations Lock is Removed.
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