Set SIM PIN on Firefox OS

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You can add a SIM PIN to prevent access to your SIM card. When enabled, any device containing the SIM card will request you to enter your PIN on startup.

Setting the SIM PIN

  1. Tap on settings icon .
  2. Scroll down to Privacy & Security, and tap on SIM security.
    SIM Security List Item.
  3. To turn on the SIM PIN, toggle the switch.
    SIM PIN Switch
    • bt icon means that the PIN is activated.
  4. You will then be asked to create a SIM Pin.

Changing the PIN

  1. Tap the Change PIN button.
    Change PIN button
The SIM PIN is not the same as the passcode used to unlock your device. See Set Screen Lock on Firefox OS for more information.