Turn on/ off or Change Auto lock Screen time on iPhone: iOS 10

Not new in iOS 10 but changed path to manage it in setting app. Get full guide on how Auto lock Screen time on iPhone/ iPad works and How we can make our gadgets user friendly. So it’s saves battery consumption, Time and Easy to access when you want with new changes for unlock screen, Raise to Wakeup that’s activate lock screen. Auto lock screen doesn’t work on any third party application, just like android or other mobile platform. So Go with below guide and manage it beautifully from setting app.

Lock screen with passcode is a good coordination between security and Device optimization features by apple.

Steps for Auto Lock screen time on iPhone/ iPad: iOS 10, Enable/ Disable

Auto lock Screen time on iPhone, iPad with iOS 10

Step 1: Go to the Settings App in iPhone/ iPad.

Step 2: Next Tap on Display & Brightness. Choose correct Time interval appeared on screen (Seconds/ Minutes).

Prior to iOS 10, in iOS 9, iOS 8 Lock Screen option available in Settings > General > Auto-Lock > Time interval

Enable/ Disable or Change auto lock time interval in iOS 10 from iPhone/ iPad


Step 3: Don’t want any auto lock screen features, choose Never.

Auto lock or Screen Timeout interval only works for close your iPhone/ iPad screen, so no one can access your screen without press home button to unlock in iOS 10 or Slide to unlock in iOS 9/ 8/ 7.

Pass code or Touch ID for Unlock iPhone/ iPad screen

Strongest security Touch ID and Passcode now also useful for unlock screen, After Screen Time out you need to unlock it using Touch ID/ Passcode, if you enabled (Settings > Touch ID & Passcode > Turn of Passcode – 4 Digits or 6 Digits).

Setup Touch ID and Passcode for iOS 10

Useful: Setup 4 Digit or 6 Digit passcode on iPhone

Note: For easy access or More battery saving I suggest you to keep minimum time interval for Auto lock and keep 2 or 3 Minutes for Passcode or Touch ID activation on locked screen. Now whenever your screen will time out, you need to press home button only once not to enter Passcode or Use Finger print.

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