A lot of us use note-taking applications to store key information. And most of the times this information might be sensitive or confidential. If you do not want anyone else to take a peek at your notes. Then we would suggest you secure all of your notes with a password. Here in this article, we are gonna show you, how can you set a password on the Notes app.
In this guide, we will help you set a password for all your notes. This means that all the notes saved in the application will be locked with the created password. However, you will need an app that allows you to set a password to itself. So if you were using the Google Keep application. Then you would need to make a switch to the new app recommended below.
How to Set a Password to the Notes app
Follow the instructions down below to set a password to your notes application. It is important to note that using this guide won’t let you lock individual notes inside the Notes app. But locks all of them. This means, to open any note saved in the app, you will need to enter the password.
- Download and install Lemon’s Notepad app from Google Play Store.
- Open the application.
- Select the permissions you think you need for the app to work.
You may choose to deny the permission you do not feel you will need the application to have. You may toggle it off. And then select Deny Anyway.
- When you select the necessary permissions, then tap on Continue at the bottom.
- Tap on OK.
- Tap Skip at the top right.
You will now arrive at the app’s home screen.
- Tap on the hamburger icon at the top left.
- Now, tap on Preferences.
- Then, on the next screen, under Pin Lock check the box adjacent to Set pin code.
- Enter your preferred password inside the box.
- Enter your email address and re-enter the same in their relevant boxes.
- Tap on OK.
The entered password is now set for the notes app. Every time you open the app, you will be forced to enter the PIN.
Remove the Password from the Notes app
However, if you want to remove the password on your Lemon’s Notepad app. Then you can easily do this.
Open the app, then tap the hamburger menu at the top left > Preferences > tap Pin Lock. Enter your current password. And that is it, the password security will be removed.
Change the Password from the Notes App
Well, you gotta remove the password first. As mentioned right above. And then enter a new password again as given in another guide above.
Recover the Lost password of your Notes app
Well, in this case, use the ‘forgot pin code’ option given on the screen. There you have to enter the PIN code to access the app. You will need to enter the email address that you provided when you set the PIN code. Yes, you need to have it.
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