How to Remove a Lock from a Note in the iPhone Notes App

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We’ve covered how to lock notes in the Notes app on iPhone. But what if you want to remove a lock? Perhaps you locked a note for a period of time but no longer need to keep it hidden. How do you get rid of the lock on that note? Luckily, it’s just as easy to remove a lock from a note as it was to add a lock. Here’s how to remove a lock from notes on the iPhone.

Related: How to Password Protect Your Notes

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How to Remove a Lock from Notes on iPhone

  • Find the note you want to remove a lock from.

  • Open and unlock the note.

  • Tap the Share button in the upper right corner.

  • Select Remove Lock.

That’s all there is to it!

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