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Registered: ‎01-12-2010
My Device: Smartphone 8520
My Carrier: Virgin

Can I lock my phone with a PIN number for security?


Just wondered if I could lock my phone with a pin number, so that in the event of it being stolen, the thieves wouldn't be able to access my email, facebook, twitter account?  Curve 8520.

Thanks for your help!

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Re: Can I lock my phone with a PIN number for security?

You need to lock it with a password.

Options > Security > Password.


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