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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by Zola365, Sep 27, 2013.

  1. Zola365

    Zola365 Active Member
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    Just got my s4.. confused about the shortcut apps in the lock screen.

    I followed a video which said to go to lock screen in my device under settings and activate the shortcut. I don't have that option available, half the options are there from the video

    Any ideas?
     

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  2. mrbonelly

    mrbonelly Active Member
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    Upload a screen shot please and which model/carrier.
    In mine, tmobile(us) M919 all I did was: from home screen, tap menu, tap settings(at bottom), tap my device(second from left to right, at the top), tap lock screen (first option). Option #4 down the line is Shortcuts(on/off button).
     
  3. Darnell0216

    Darnell0216 Well-Known Member
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    If you're using any lock screen security, options like that are disabled. By default, they're allowed on the Swipe Unlock only.
     
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  4. Zola365

    Zola365 Active Member
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    Ah that's the problem!

    I had the pattern lock on.. is there no way to have the shortcut and keep the security?
     
  5. Darnell0216

    Darnell0216 Well-Known Member
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