Current Date: Mon, Sep 20, 2021 8:13 AM

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Windows 10 Creators Update launches the official version with many attractive and useful improvements for users. We can mention some features such as changing the list of settings on Settings, Night light to reduce blue light to avoid affecting the user's eyes, Game Mode mode that supports smoother gaming on the computer. , ...

In particular, there is a Dynamic Lock feature that controls and locks Windows 10 PC devices via mobile devices. When users connect the smartphone to the computer via Bluetooth, the feature will automatically lock the computer when you are not in use. Within 30 seconds, if the smartphone and the phone are out of range, Windows will turn off the screen and lock the computer. If you are still unsure about how to use Dynamic Lock in Windows 10 Creators Update, follow the tutorial below.

1. Connect your computer to your phone via Bluetooth:

First of all, to be able to use the Dynamic Lock feature on Windows 10 Creators Update you need to change some settings on your phone. Dynamic Lock is supported with all Bluetooth connected devices. In the article below will do with Windows Phone, other operating systems do the same.

Step 1:

At the Windows Phone device interface, we swipe down from the top and select All settings.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Step 2:

In the list of settings installed on the device, we find the item Bluetooth.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

You need activate Bluetooth connectivity on the device to connect to the computer.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Step 3:

At the Windows 10 Creators Update desktop interface, we right-click Start button on the screen interface.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Then click on the item Settings.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Step 4:

In the list of Settings settings, click the itemDevices.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Switch to the new interface. Here the user will look down the list of options at the leftmost of the interface and select the item Bluetooth & other devices.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Step 5:

Look to the right at the item Bluetooth, we will move on On mode.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Then you click on options Add Bluetooth or other device above.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Step 6:

User chooses Bluetooth method for connection between phone and computer. Please ensure that during the connection process, the Bluetooth on the phone is not interrupted.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Step 7:

When the computer finds a smartphone device, the connection will be in progress. We will click on Windows Phone Please. At the same time on the phone device interface appears the computer name that is connected by Bluetooth.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Step 8:

At this point, you need to press Connect to allow the computer to connect to the smartphone device.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

When the connection is successful, you will receive a notification Your device is ready to go. Press Done to close the computer connection window.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

2. How to enable Dynamic Lock in Windows 10 Creators Update:

After we are done connecting the computer to the phone via Bluetooth, you will continue to perform operations to enable this feature to use.

Step 1:

First of all, you click on the Start icon and then click on Settings.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Step 2:

Next, we will select the item Accounts.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

Step 3:

To Account interface, you will click on the item Sign-in options in the list of options on the left side of the interface. Look to the right of the item Dynamic Lock, we need to tick Allow Windows to detect when you're away and automatically lock device, which allows you to automatically lock your device when you are not around.

How to enable Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update

So you have enabled Dynamic Lock feature in Windows 10 Creators Update. If the user leaves the connection range, the computer will stay in normal mode for 30 seconds then go into lockout state. To use it again, we need to log in to the computer again. With this feature, the security of computer equipment will be enhanced, especially in case you forget to turn off the computer.

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