August 17, 2014

How to Lock Apps on XiaoMi Mi3 Android Smartphone

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Most of the XiaoMi Mi3 android phone users think that they need to install an android app or third party application to lock apps on XiaoMi Mi3 Android smartphone. But the really is, there is no need to install any application or set-up an external settings to lock apps on XiaoMi Mi3 phone.

In latest Xiaomi Mi3 tutorials, i have already discussed on various settings such as: how to root Xiaomi Mi3, how to change default browser and app settings, how to install Google Now Launcher, how to install WSM TOOLS, and how to import contacts from old smartphone etc. 


And today, in this tutorial i am going to show you how to lock XiaoMi Mi3 Apps with passwords. After using this password protection no one will use the Apps available on your Mi3 phone without unlocking it.

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Locking apps on XiaoMi Mi3 phone is the best way to provide protection to your personal files in gallery, apps, videos etc. If you care about your privacy then you must apply this setting on your XiaoMi Mi3 Android smartphone. To enable it, you have to only make few simple changes on your Mi3 phone settings and your apps will be completely secure.

Most important thing you can freely set lock code or pattern lock on each and every app according to your wish. Let's see the steps to lock apps on XiaoMi Mi3 phone:


Lock Apps on XiaoMi Mi3 Android Smartphone
Step (1): Firstly, go to the Phone Settings ---> Security and then select Privacy Protection.

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Step (2): From the privacy protection page, click on the option of 'Permission'. Here you will be asked to set the lock pattern to protect (lock) the apps. So, add pattern lock.

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Step (3): When the pattern lock is confirmed, go just back to the Privacy Protection page and click on the option of 'Lock apps' then choose the apps which you wish to lock. 

For example: here i have selected and locked the Google chrome app.

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Step (4): Now the selected app are successfully lock protected and no one can open the protected application without knowing the password patterns.

Step (5): Next time whenever you will wish to open the locked app you will have to enter the pattern password which you have set to open them.


So, why you are waiting? Lock apps on your XiaoMi Mi3 Android smartphone right now and share your view with us via comments. Feel free to ask us if you face any problem.

If you are looking for some more interesting Xiaomi Mi3 tutorials, latest tips and tricks, and step by step guides related to Mi3 phone then you must check out our XiaoMi Mi3 section.

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