How to Enable & Disable Magazine Lock Screen on Android

If you enabled Magazine lock screen on your Android phone you will not be able to set your picture as your lock screen wallpaper on your Android phone. The lockscreen magazine feature disables the feature to set pictures as your wallpaper.

But when the Magazine lock screen is disabled, you will be able to set your own picture as either lock screen wallpaper or background wallpaper or both on your Android phone. With the lockscreen magazine active you’d have placed a restriction on using a lock screen wallpaper

However, the beauty of using lockscreen magazine feature is to display different information based on the preference on your smartphone home screen and when your phone screen is locked. If you have not got stalked with the lock screen wallpaper that you can’t change when the lock screen magazine is enabled you’d probably not find it funny.

So, recently I got stalked with disabling the magazine lock screen when I tried to set up a new picture as my Android phone lockscreen wallpaper when the built-in Magazine lock screen feature on my Infinix phone pop-up the information that I needed to disable Magazine lock screen before I can set a new picture as my lock screen.

To disable magazine lock screen feature took me hours of almost sweating under the air-conditioner. While I don’t want to use lock screen magazine app, whether APK app or play store app, I know I can easily disable and enable the lock screen whenever I need to but it was very tedious at first task achieve that in a hurry.

However, after spending some hours playing around my Infinix Note 3, Hot 5, Note 4, and Inifinix hot 4 security settings I was able to disable the lock screen settings on Magazine lock screen.

Meanwhile, if you are using lock screen Magazine wallpaper app the only thing that you need to do is play with the app and disable the feature that inhibits using a new picture as your phone lock screen. Since I didn’t use an app to set up lock screen wallpaper feature, I’d only share how to disable and enable magazine wallpaper lock screen.

How to Enable & Disable Magazine Lock Screen on Infinix

If you are using any brand of Infinix mobility smartphone or Oppo such as Oppo or Huawei smartphone you should consider this tutorial valid for how to enable and disable Magazine app lock screen on your device. It is tested and confirmed on Huawei, Opop F5, and Infinix.

1. Go to your Infinix or Oppo phone settings by swiping down your phone screen

2. Scroll down the page and click security

How to Enable & Disable Magazine Lock Screen on Android

3. Under encryption click the “Magazine lock screen” optionHow to Enable & Disable Magazine Lock Screen on Android

4. Toggle ON/OFF button to either disable or enable the wallpaper lock screen app

How to Enable & Disable Magazine Lock Screen on Android

Once you have successfully enabled the option, navigate back to your phone gallery and select the picture or image you’d love to use on your phone lock screen display and it’ll be usable. If you want to use the magazine wallpaper again, go back to the encrypted option on your phone and enable the magazine lock screen

Lockscreen magazine is important for a different purpose. And it all depends on how fancy you with what you have on your phone wallpaper. As simple as it’s, you can spend days finding where the lockscreen magazine feature is hidden on your phone and you might not find it.

With this article on Android lockscreen wallpaper set up, you should be able to disable and enable the lock screen feature on your smartphone.

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  1. Thank you so much, you don’t know how much I missed my magazine lock screen,someone disabled it and now I have enabled it back!!!!!! Yeaaa

  2. My problem is that anytime the magazine want to change, it always on my backlight.. Please how can I stop the backlight from from ONing

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