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How to Set a Strong Alphanumeric Passcode on iPhone/iPad

Set a strong passcode on your iOS device can help protect your data. This tutorial will show you how to set stronger alphanumeric passcode that uses letters and numbers on your iOS devices. 

Steps to set an alphanumeric passcode to lock iphone/ipad

You can keep your iOS device more secure by using a strong passcode, here will show you how to set.

Step 1: Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode. Enter your current numeric passcode.

Enter current passcode

Step 2: Tap on Change Passcode. Enter your old passcode again on Change Passcode screen.

Tap Change Passcode option

Step 3: Tap Passcode Options instead of entering a new passcode, choose Custom Alphanumeric Code.

Choose 4-Digit Mumeric Code

Step 4: Enter your new alphanumeric passcode, then tap Next in the upper-right corner of the screen.

Step 5: Enter your new alphanumeric passcode again to verify it. Then tap Done when finished.

Verify your new alphanumeric passcode

From now on, you will be provided with a full QWERTY keyboard  to enter your alphanumeric passcode.

Apple will provide a full QWERTY keyboard