How to Setup Pattern Lock on Android Lollipop

Welcome to the world of material design as the Android 5.0 Lollipop is here. Infact I should say Android 5.0.1, 5.0.2 and 5.1 are here. This guide explains on how to setup pattern lock on Android Lollipop phones and tablets.Android Lollipop Security


Setup Pattern Lock on Android Lollipop

Setting us pattern lock on device is widely popular security method on Android phone and tablets. The 3 x 3 grid of dots has enough permutations and combinations to protect your smartphone from unauthorized access.

Follow the process mentioned below –

  • From your phone head to Settings.Android LockScreen
  • Then scroll down to the bottom until you find the option of Security.
  • Now select ‘Screen Lock’ option.Lollipop Pattern Lock
  • Hit Pattern.Android LockScreen (3)
  • Draw the unlock pattern.Lollipop Pattern Lock
  • Hit Continue.
  • Once again draw the unlock pattern.
  • Now hit Confirm.
  • Until now the option remained same for all Android version but with Android Lollipop there is all new notificationonlockscreen as well. You can either select from –
    1. Show all notification content.
    2. Hide sensitive notification content.
    3. Don’t show notifications at all.Lollipop Pattern Lock

This is how the pattern will look like, once setup.Lollipop Pattern Lock

So that was quite easy and simple. Do let us know what kind of security that you use on your device.