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Key pad lock and unlock Nokia 1200

Hi, Experts,

I have a new Nokia 1200 and cannot figure out how to lock the key pad (to prevent accidental calls while phone is in my pocket). User's Guide has no reference to locking/unlocking keys, so maybe it is not a feature of the phone (but that would be the first Nokia I've owned that didn't allow key pad locking).

Thanks, Paul

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  • Khun Dee Mar 17, 2009

    This is the info I was seeking,
    Thank you so much.



    My local Nokia Care Center provided the easy answer (which does not appear in the
    owner's manual):

    In
    the Menu, go to Settings, then select Phone settings, and activate
    "Keyguard Settings," and "Automatic." That done, you must select the
    time interval until the keypad self-locks. To unlock,
    touch the "select" key (upper left key) and * (lower left). That combination also will relock the keypad.


  • Anonymous Apr 09, 2009

    Thank You ;) I had the same problem .
    I wonder why I can't read about that in origin user manual?

  • winfant Apr 27, 2009

    just bought a nokia 1200 for use while traveling in europe. The instruction book was written by an idiot! How to lock/unlock the damn thing!

  • Anonymous Mar 18, 2014

    three of the key pads not work

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Mobile phone nokia 1200 is lock now.i am tring but can' t open this.please slove this

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My local Nokia Care Center provided the easy answer (which does not appear in the
owner's manual):

In the Menu, go to Settings, then select Phone settings, and activate "Keyguard Settings," and "Automatic." That done, you must select the time interval until the keypad self-locks. To unlock,
touch the "select" key (upper left key) and * (lower left). That combination also will relock the keypad.

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I have a nokia 1200 phone and i want this that at keypad lock by code

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