Check or change security settings for Android devices

You can help protect your phone by updating your security settings.

Important: Some of these steps work only on Android 10 and up. Learn how to check your Android version.

Manage your security settings

  1. Open your phone's Settings app.
  2. Tap Security. If you don't see "Security," tap Security & location or Google And then Security.

Security status

Device security

Privacy

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