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How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

Posted March 18, 2015 at 7:27pm by iClarified · 19755 views
These are instructions on how to set up a complex alpha numeric passcode or password on your iPhone. You may want to follow these steps to enhance the security of your device and protect it from brute force attacks.



Step One
Tap to launch the Settings app from your Springboard.
How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

Step Two
Choose Touch ID & Passcode from your Settings menu. If you've already set a passcode you may be asked to input your current PIN.
How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

Step Three
Toggle the Simple Passcode switch to the OFF position.
How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

Step Four
If you previously had a passcode set, you will be prompted to enter your old PIN before changing your passcode.
How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

If you didn't have a previous passcode set, tap the Turn Passcode On button.
How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

Step Five
Enter your new complex passcode. Using a combination of letters, numbers, and symbols is recommended. Tap the Next button to continue.
How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

Step Six
Re-enter the passcode to confirm, then tap the Done button.
How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

Step Seven
You'll now notice a new Passcode screen appear with a full keyboard when unlocking your device.
How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]How to Set a Complex Alpha Numeric iPhone Passcode [Video]

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Pass
Pass - March 19, 2015 at 1:52am
Now I have to change my password on my phone, iclariified gave away my password in the video!
ObamaBinLaden
ObamaBinLaden - March 18, 2015 at 9:28pm
OMG, who doesn't know how to set an Alpha Numeric Passcode, that's iPhone basic stuff!!!
Lolwut
Lolwut - March 18, 2015 at 8:56pm
Let's see brute force box try to crack that.
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