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  1. dan55

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    hi guys.
    just turned on the smart unlock for bluetooth for my moto 360 but didn't seem to work
    anyone got it working?
    thanks
    Dan
     

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    Yes, it works with both my Zenwatch and my bluetooth phone at home. One of my favorite features.
     
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    thanks..do you have to use it with lock screen in a particular manner? ie any special swipe actions needed?
    cheers
     
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    Since the 6.0 update, my smart lock works sporadically.
     
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    maybe it didn't work with finger lock
     
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    delay lock app does work as expected for bt wear device ...but messes up my wave lock app [emoji2]
     
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    I'm guessing thats your problem... Smart Unlock works only with the native lock screen. If you have a 3rd party lock screen installed, I dont think it'll work.
     
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    hi.
    no it was with stock lock screen..think it might be a finger print unlock issue or maybe android 6
    cheers
     
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    Yeah, my smart lock pretty much never works anymore.
     
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    Actually mine has now degraded to never working
     
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    hi - thanks - Samsung uk said do a factory reset! :( :D
     
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    Tired of doing resets. Nowadays I just live with the issues.
     
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    :D yes I think we will have to go with it doesn't work anymore :D cheers
     
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    "Actually mine has now degraded to never working"

    Yes, this is called an "update".

    Doncha hate updates?
     
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