Creating and using a password for your BlackBerry PlayBook makes the device more secure. To set a password, make the password easy to remember but tough to guess.

  1. Tap the gear icon in the upper-right corner of the home screen.

  2. Tap the Security tab on the left side of the screen.

  3. Tap Password.

  4. Move the slider for Enable Password to On.

  5. Enter a password.

  6. Enter it again.

  7. Choose a Lock After time.

    Choose one or two minutes.