How-to: Change iOS Passcode from 6 Digits to 4

Apple increased the default passcode length to 6 digits to improve security. However, users can easily shorten their password length to 4 digits or a custom length under the settings. Follow our instructions to change your passcode for your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch from 6 digits to 4.

How-to Change iOS Passcode to 4 Digits

1. Go to Settings > Touch ID & Passcode


2. Enter current passcode


3. Press Change Passcode


4. Enter current passcode again


5. Select Passcode Options


6. Select 4-Digit Numeric Code or Custom Numeric Code (for a custom length passcode)


7. Enter new passcode twice



That’s it! If you have any questions and comments feel free to leave it below.

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