How to Lock Notes on iPhone

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Myra Posted on Jul 14, 2017 to iOS & Mac Topics | How-to Articles

The Notes App is a frequently used application on iPhone. You can use it to do things like recording your daily life and writing down your moments of happiness or sadness. Thus it's quite normal that you don't want the person who is using to iPhone to view your notes. If so, you can follow the tips introduced in this article to prevent others from viewing your notes by lock notes on your iPhone.

Tips:

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Part 1: How to lock notes on iPhone

Tip 1: How to lock a specific note on iPhone

Step 1: Go to "Notes" App and tap on the note you want to lock.

Step 2: Click the Share button on the top right of the screen and then choose "Lock Notes". Set the password to lock the note. Then click the Lock icon to hide the note. If you want to view the locked note, click the Lock icon or choose "View Note" and then enter the password you have set.

How to lock a specific note on iPhone

Tip 2: How to lock Notes App on iPhone

Step 1: Go to "Settings" on your iPhone and choose "Notes"

Step 2: Tap on "Password" and then set a password for your Notes App. You can also toggle on "Use Touch ID" to lock your notes.

How to lock Notes App on iPhone

Part 2: How to remove the lock of the note on iPhone

Step 1: Open "Notes" App and find the note you want to unlock.

Step 2: Tap on "View Note" and enter the password.

Step 3: Click the Share button and choose "Remove Lock". Then the lock will be removed.

How to remove the lock of the note on iPhone

Part 3: How to change the password for notes

Step 1: Go to "Settings" App and select "Notes".

Step 2: Tap on "Password" and then click "Change Password".

Step 3: Enter the information required to set a new password and then click "Done". (You can also create a new password by choosing "Reset Password", but the password for the locked notes won't be changed.) 

How to change the password for notes on iPhone