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How to set up my lock screen?

To add photos to your lock screen

  • Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap Settings, and then tap “Change PC settings.”
  • Select “PC and devices,” and then select “Lock screen.”
  • If you want to use one saved photo as your lock screen image, tap or click “Browse,” and then choose the picture you want to use. (You can choose photos on your PC or OneDrive.)
  • If you want to see a slide show on your lock screen, swipe the “Play a slide show” option to the On position.
  • Tap or click “Add a folder” and browse to a folder on your PC or OneDrive.
  • Tap or click the folder to select it, the select “Choose this folder” and click OK. You can pick up to ten folders.

To receive app updates on your lock screen

You can choose a few apps that will show updates on the lock screen so you can still see them while the tablet is locked.

  • Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap “Settings,” and then tap “Change PC settings.”
  • Tap or click “PC and devices,” then select “Lock screen.”
  • Under “Lock screen apps,” tap or click the plus button . Then tap or click an app from the list to select it.

To show detailed app info on the lock screen
You can choose one app that shows detailed updates on the lock screen so you can receive information regarding matters such as the next appointment on your calendar or who is calling you on Skype.

  • Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap “Settings,” and then tap “Change PC settings.”
  • Tap or click “PC and devices,” then select “Lock screen.”
  • Under “Choose an app to display detailed status,” tap or click the plus button , and then tap or click an app from the list to select it.
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