In this article, I will explain and enlighten you on how to set emergency information on your phones.
Android phones have been equipped with security settings. These security measures need to be taken in order to secure our privacy and also prevent other people from gaining access to our phones.
In as much as locking our phones with pattern, pin and password is cool and advisable, there are also some disadvantages.
Assuming you were traveling and you had little accident, how can the people who rescued you contact your families?, can they know anything about you?
I have heard lots of cases like this that some people had minor accidents and they couldn’t contact any of their families on time and thereby leading to loosing them to death, don’t you think this is bad?
Another case: You lost your phone and the phone contains some important documents, a philanthropist saw the phone and wanted to return it to you, but the phone has been locked and he/she couldn’t reach out to you.
These and some others are the disadvantages of locking your phones with patterns, pins and passwords.
Then, will I advise you not to lock your phone? Definitely not! I also lock my phone, so I can’t advise what I’m not doing, that’s why I need to enlighten you on how to set emergency information on your phone.
Almost all of us are using the latest Android equipped with Android version 8.0, if you are also using phone with Android version 8.0, please continue reading, if your phone is 7.0 or below, please continue reading too. You might not be a victim but a rescuer and probably you will soon be using Android phone equipped with Android version 8.0 or above
The Android phones with Android version 8.0 and above have a feature that allows you to set emergency information on your phone.
This means whenever your phone is locked, you can set some phone numbers that can be called without unlocking your phone and you can also display little information about you to people who rescued you without them having to unlock your phone.
Setting emergency information on your phone is very important, I will explain the steps involved on how to set emergency information on your phone.
How to set Emergency information on your Phone.
(Ensure that your phone is locked)……….