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Nubank: how to lock the app with password on Android | Utilities

The Nubank app for Android now allows you to block access to the app with a password. The feature, which was added in a recent update, was exclusive to iPhone (iOS) users. The feature guarantees greater privacy to purchases made with the credit card and prevents unwanted access to sensitive data.

Check out, in the following step by step, how to activate Nubank lock on Android. The procedure was performed on a Moto E4 with Android 7.1.1 Nougat. You need to have the latest version of the application installed on your phone, see how to update your apps.

Learn how to password protect the Nubank app on Android Photo: Helito Bijora / TechTudoLearn how to password protect the Nubank app on Android Photo: Helito Bijora / TechTudo

Learn how to password protect the Nubank app on Android Photo: Helito Bijora / TechTudo

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Step 1. Access the Nubank settings. To do this, open the app and tap on your name at the top of the screen. Then touch "App settings".

Access the settings of the application Foto: Reproduo / Helito BijoraAccess the settings of the application Foto: Reproduo / Helito Bijora

Access the settings of the application Foto: Reproduo / Helito Bijora

Step 2. Finally, just activate the "App protection" option. The lock password is the same as the one you already use on your cell phone.

Enabling application lock Photo: Reproduo / Helito BijoraEnabling application lock Photo: Reproduo / Helito Bijora

Enabling application lock Photo: Reproduo / Helito Bijora

Step 3. Now, whenever you open the Nubank app, the unlock will be requested. Use the same password or pattern as the Android lock screen. If your phone is equipped with a biometric reader, you can use the fingerprint to unlock.

Unlock password will be requested when opening the app Photo: Reproduo / Helito BijoraUnlock password will be requested when opening the app Photo: Reproduo / Helito Bijora

Unlock password will be requested when opening the app Photo: Reproduo / Helito Bijora

Ready! Take advantage of tips to protect the privacy of your Nubank card information.

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