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HOWTO: Set eWallet to lock automatically on iOS
Views: 26498 Created: 08-06-2008 07:02 Last Updated: 07-03-2013 14:14

Instructions for setting a wallet to automatically lock after sitting idle for a period of time.

Before you can set eWallet's security features you will need to set a password for the wallet. If you haven't done this and aren't sure how, please see the instructions for setting or changing a password.

  1. Return to the wallet list
  2. Touch the pencil icon to enter edit mode
  3. Touch the blue arrow icon beside the wallet you want to change the security for
  4. Touch Security Settings
  5. Enter your password
  6. Turn on "Lock when inactive"
  7. Touch "Lock when inactive for 20 minutes"
  8. Select the amount of time you want to pass before eWallet locks itself
  9. Return to the wallet list
  10. Touch the Done button or the pencil icon to leave edit mode

On newer versions of iOS, there's an additional Global setting:

  1. Click on the Settings icon on your iPhone
  2. Scroll down and select eWallet
  3. Turn Lock on Suspend On if you want to lock your wallet every time eWallet is not the active app


  • Platform: iPhone, iPad, iPod touch