1. md_minhaj's Avatar
    I could not find any option to remove the security password in my Lumia 720. Somebody please help!
    08-17-2013 09:57 AM
  2. montsa007's Avatar
    Settings > Lockscreen > Passcode
    Turn that off, it'll ask your current passcode to confirm.
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    08-17-2013 10:02 AM
  3. md_minhaj's Avatar
    Tried but in vain. The password field is disabled. Does it have anything to do with outlook?. I have my office outlook mailbox configured in my phone.
    08-17-2013 02:24 PM
  4. foxbat121's Avatar
    What you have is the security policy enforced by your work place exchange server. There is no way to remove it. That's what your company IT wanted and I won't mess around with it.
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    08-17-2013 02:52 PM
  5. montsa007's Avatar
    I was thinking he wanted to remove the lockscreen security code.
    08-17-2013 11:57 PM
  6. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    I was thinking he wanted to remove the lockscreen security code.
    Employer's Exchange policy could require lockscreen security code. Lock screen FAQ | Windows Phone How-to (United States)
    md_minhaj likes this.
    08-18-2013 12:20 AM
  7. Raver Rain's Avatar
    Format ur phone?
    08-18-2013 12:43 AM
  8. gautam12's Avatar
    If its not lockscreen password , which password are you talking about ?
    08-18-2013 01:11 AM
  9. taymur's Avatar
    this thread should be under windows phone 8, maybe you will get more help, I don't see it related to the lumia 720, although I are using one.
    08-18-2013 01:16 AM
  10. Laura Knotek's Avatar
    If the OP is using his/her device on his/her employer's Exchange server, and the employer's Exchange policy is enforcing the security password on the lockscreen, the only way to disable it without any repercussions would be to get taken off the Exchange server (and no longer get work emails) if work email is not required as a condition of employment. Attempting to circumvent the Exchange policy would be grounds for termination of employment.
    md_minhaj likes this.
    08-18-2013 01:22 AM
  11. md_minhaj's Avatar
    It is about lockscreen security password only. Going by the above comments it looks like you cannot remove it once you've configured outlook mailbox in your phone. I'm gonna have to delete my outlook now. Thanks for the help!
    08-18-2013 01:24 AM
  12. Shihad Hassankutty's Avatar
    how to remove the security password in lumia 720
    01-26-2014 01:42 PM

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